Tabby's Star

Tabby's Star

What’s Up with Tabby’s Star?

By now you have surely heard that Boyajian’s star, aka Tabby’s star, aka KIC8462852, is going through another weird dimming phase.
Tabby's Star Credit: Ron Miller

Has Tabby's Star Mystery Finally Been Solved?

It’s a mystery worthy of John Grisham: What’s causing the erratic behavior of KIC 8462852, better known as Tabby’s Star? In case you’ve been comatose for the past two years, this remarkable star — a bit larger than the sun and 1,300 light-years away — has been a science celebrity.
Tabby's Star

What’s Up with Tabby’s Star?

By now you have surely heard that Boyajian’s star, aka Tabby’s star, aka KIC8462852, is going through another weird dimming phase.