What's the brightest star in the sky? Trick question: it's the sun. The brightest star in the night sky, though, is Sirius, known as the "Dog Star." But what about the brightest star ever? That honor goes to a really, really massive celestial object called a Wolf-Rayet star. Our sun may be bright, but it's got nothing on these things.
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Written by Ashley Hamer January 31, 2018
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