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Sun-Sized Stars Outside Milky Way Seen In X-Rays For First Time | Video

The Chandra X-Ray Space Telescope has detected young stars in the Small Magellanic Cloud (SMC) - one of the our closest galactic neighbors. The x-rays were emitted from the SMC region known as the 'Wing'.
credit : NASA/CXC/A. Hobart