It’s that time of year again for The Debrief Christmas Special! Hosted by John Beauchamp with guest Ed Wight, Managing Editor of The First News.
To locate the free-floating planet, a team of international astronomers led by those from the University of Warsaw’s OGLE team at the Astronomical Observatory used an astronomical phenomenon called gravitational microlensing.
With nearly 3 million followers on social media, the Zielona Góra blonde is the second most popular internet star in Poland, with only footy ace Robert Lewandowski boasting more followers.
The information from the satellites could help scientists understand how elements are spread across the galaxy.
Discovered by an international team led by the Nicolaus Copernicus Astronomical Centre in Warsaw, the star named HD74423 is estimated to be 1.7 times the mass of the sun.
Hairless Ludwik went from zero to hero after owner Agata rescued him from a ‘very bad pet shop’. Now the four-year-old star has more than 275,000 Instagram followers.