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Large Flares from Small Stars

There's more red dwarfs than sun-like stars, and there's speculation that red dwarfs may harbor life. Alas, these stellar lightweights pack a mighty punch, possibly sterilizing life with massive flares.

Published On 01/11/2011
12:58 AM EST
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