Mysterious Magnetic Field Detected in Binary Star System Epsilon Lupi

A team of astronomers has detected a so-called ‘fossil’ magnetic field in both components of an early-type binary star system called Epsilon Lupi. Epsilon Lupi, also known as HD 136504, is a bright binary located in the southern constellation Lupus. The pair of stars is approximately 500 light years away, each have between 7 and [...] —> Read More