Ultra-Cool Dwarf Binary

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Illustration of an ultra-cool dwarf star with a companion white dwarf. Ace citizen scientist Frank Kiwy used the Astro Data Lab science platform at the National Science Foundation's NOIRLab to discover 34 new ultra-cool dwarf binary systems in the Sun's neighborhood, nearly doubling the number of such systems known. Illustration created for a press release by NOIRLab, Tucson.

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Title: Ultra-Cool Dwarf Binary

Date: 7 Jul 2022

Medium: Photoshop, Blender

Client: NOIRLab

Category: Space

Keywords: Adobe Photoshop, astrophysics, binary star, Blender 3D, brown dwarf, NOIRLab, press release, stars, ultra-cool, white dwarf