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Brothers by TRAEMORE Brothers by TRAEMORE
A binary star is a star system consisting of two stars orbiting around their common center of mass. The brighter star is called the primary and the other is its companion star, comes /ˈkoʊmiːz/, or secondary. Research between the early 19th century and today suggests that many stars are part of either binary star systems or star systems with more than two stars, called multiple star systems. The term double star may be used synonymously with binary star, but more generally, a double star may be either a binary star or an optical double star which consists of two stars with no physical connection but which appear close together in the sky as seen from the Earth. A double star may be determined to be optical if its components have sufficiently different proper motions or radial velocities, or if parallax measurements reveal its two components to be at sufficiently different distances from the Earth. Most known double stars have not yet been determined to be either bound binary star systems or optical doubles.
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Hope you like it ;)

Only used the blue marble stock images from nasa's visible earth project for the planet map.
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TRAEMORE May 13, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you :3
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Cool story, bro.


Also cool picture. And now I am more educated, too. =)
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TRAEMORE Dec 16, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Nice to hear :)
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MasterMitosi Aug 17, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
I wonder if a binary stars can "share" a habitable planet?
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TRAEMORE Aug 17, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I really don't know, but I think it's possible.
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MasterMitosi Aug 17, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
I think Romulus was one, right? In Star Trek. Higher-than-normal tectonics, but livable.
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TRAEMORE Aug 18, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I don't really know, since I don't really watched the series that much :)
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MasterMitosi Aug 18, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
{checks} no, it's not. I was wrong.
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TRAEMORE Aug 18, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
:D but I still think it's not impossible^^
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