Life on Alpha Centauri Planets? Odds are Improving With New X-Ray Study

12th June 2018

A study using the Chandra X-ray telescope has found that the two stars of the Alpha Centauri system are not bathing orbiting planets in dangerous X-ray radiation. This boosts hope for “sustainability of life” on the planets, according the Chandra team. — read more: https://www.space.com/40849-alpha-centauri-stars-radiation-alien-life.html

Credit: NASA/CXC/A. Jubett