Recent high-resolution photographs of the star suggest that it is changing shape, astronomers from the European Southern Observatory said in a news release on Valentine’s Day. Instead of appearing round, the star now appears squashed into an oval.
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So? Do you think we'll see this happen in our lifetime? Who has the best chance to witness this stellar event (geographically speaking and I'm not asking about the obvious International Space Station or ISS)?
I'm guessing that this will happen when the NYC sky will be all cloudy and such.