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Brown Dwarfs

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An artist's rendition shows the relative sizes and likely appearance from left to right of the sun, a very cool star, a warm brown dwarf, a cooler brown dwarf, and finally Jupiter.

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This is an image of how these objects might appear through an infrared camera.

These images were created by Robert Hurt

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