Free Astronomy Magazine January-February 2022

THE FREE MULTIMEDIA MAGAZINE THAT KEEPS YOU UPDATED ON WHAT IS HAPPENING IN SPACE Bi-monthly magazine of scientific and technical information ✶ January-February 2022 ✶ ✶ The Proxima Signal, or the inconsistency of BLC1 The Earth doesn’t give a damn about global warming Rocky exoplanets are even stranger than we thought VLT captures best images yet of peculiar “dog-bone” asteroid • A striking observation of the carbon star CW Leonis • Giant planets could reach “maturity” much earlier than previously thought • The most distant detection yet of fluorine in star-forming galaxy • Evidence of persistent water vapour atmosphere on Europa