Broken-up Asteroids Found Orbiting White Dwarfs - Universe Today
[/caption] Astronomers studying white dwarfs have found the remains of “shredded” asteroids around some of these dead stars. This finding suggests that the same materials that make up Earth and our solar system’s other rocky bodies could be common in the universe. If the materials are common, then rocky planets could be, too. “If you … Continue reading "Broken-up Asteroids Found Orbiting White Dwarfs"