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The Smallest Star in the Universe
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In 2013, astronomers discovered what might be the smallest star in the universe. 00:16
2MASS JO253-1403 is as small as a star can get while still being considered a star. 00:48
The longer-lived an object in the universe is, the more likely it is we'll find it. 03:04