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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


Image: Polaris A and Polaris Ab

Polaris A and Polaris Ab

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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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Montage Image: Hubble Images Polaris's Companion Image Type: Astronomical/Illustration Hubble Images Polaris's CompanionPRC2006-02a Constellation Illustration Image Type: Astronomical/Illustration Constellation Illustration Polaris A and Polaris B Image Type: Astronomical/Illustration Polaris A and Polaris B

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