posted on Dec, 19 2012 @ 03:49 AM
Originally posted by igor_ats
Just curious, does our star have a name or it just "The Sun"?
No it doesn't have a name, closest thing it has to a name is probably the Roman "Sol" ( or the Greek equivalent "Helios"), I think.
We need to start focussing on getting the technology to get to these systems within a reasonable time frame, I just hope that whole telomere research
thingy is right, then I might actually live long enough to see it.
EDIT: PDUK, can you change the thread title to "Hey .....Our nearest sun like Star might have Life....!"
No offense meant mate, I know what you meant, but you know what people on this site can be like.
edit on 19/12/12 by woogleuk because: (no