Fomalhaut

Fomalhaut’s Planet Has Gone Missing, But it Might Have Been Something Even More Interesting

Ongoing observations of the Fomalhaut system using Hubble data has revealed that the mysterious "disappearing" exoplanet may not have been…

2 years ago

Sweet Sights for November Nights

Clear night ahead? Let's see what's up. We'll start close to home with the Moon, zoom out to lonely Fomalhaut 25 light…

7 years ago

Surprise! Fomalhaut’s Kid Sister Has a Debris Disk Too

The bright star Fomalhaut hosts a spectacular debris disk: a dusty circling plane of small objects where planets form. At…

9 years ago

Double Star Fomalhaut May Actually Be A Triplet!

Fomalhaut is a really cool place to study. The naked-eye star (the brightest star in the constellation Piscis Austrinus) has a…

9 years ago

On Again, Off Again Exoplanet Fomalhaut b is Back from the Dead

This visible-light image from the Hubble Space Telescope shows the vicinity of the star Fomalhaut, including the location of its…

10 years ago

New Evidence For Fomalhaut Planets

[/caption] The planetary system of the star Fomalhaut has been one of intense debate over the past few years. In…

10 years ago

Frantic Comet Massacre Taking Place at Fomalhaut

[/caption] There may be some frantic activity going on in the narrow, dusty disk surrounding a nearby star named Fomalhaut.…

10 years ago