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THE oldest stars in the universe were created from gas clouds a thousand times bigger than any seen in our galaxy, scientists claimed yesterday.
London, March 7 (ANI): A Chinese map of the heavens, dating back to the 7th century AD, has been confirmed as the world's oldest star chart.
OUR combined oldest stars of the night were couple Fred and Vivienne Morgan, at 94 and 73.
According to Digital Spy, John Altman is one of the oldest stars in Eastenders, having appeared as Nick Cotton in the show's first episode on Feb.
Washington, June 4 ( ANI ): Researchers have found two new planets orbiting around one of the oldest stars near Sun called Kapteyn and one of them may support life.
According to a study it is low in heavy elements suggesting it to be one of the oldest stars known so far.
The Pleiades are among the oldest stars to be mentioned in astronomical literature, possibly first appearing in Chinese annals of 2357 BC.
Globular clusters contain some of the oldest stars in the universe at 14 billion years old.
The universe must be at least as old as the oldest stars.
Using a spectrometer at the Very Large Telescope in Paranal, Chile, Luca Pasquini of the European Southern Observatory in Garching, Germany, and his colleagues have for the first time detected beryllium in two of the Milky Way's oldest stars, residing in the globular cluster NGC 6397.
Hundreds of onlookers lined the streets to catch a glimpse of some of Hollywood's oldest stars, including Mickey Rooney and Kirk Douglas, being dispensed from a fleet of blacked-out limousines before the ceremony in New York's Marble Collegiate Church.
The discovery clears up a paradox that arose from previous estimates that the universe was actually younger than the oldest stars, also around 12 billion years old, team leader Wendy Freedman of the Observatories of the Carnegie Institution of Washington said.