Zooming in on an Aging Double Star


This video zooms in on the faint star IRAS 08544-4431. It’s surrounded by a dusty disc that has been clearly resolved for the first time by the Very Large Telescope Interferometer at ESO’s Paranal Observatory in Chile.

Video Credit: ESO

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