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January 9, 2006 09:20 AM (EST)

News Release Number: STScI-2006-02

There's More to the North Star Than Meets the Eye

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Image: Polaris A and Polaris B

Polaris A and Polaris B

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Object Names: Polaris, Alpha Ursae Minoris, North Star

Image Type: Astronomical/Illustration

Credit: NASA, ESA, N. Evans (Harvard-Smithsonian CfA), and H. Bond (STScI)

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