Deborah Netburn

Deborah Netburn is a science reporter for the Los Angeles Times. She began her journalism career at the New York Observer in 1999, and has covered residential real estate, rich kids in Manhattan, entertainment, home and garden, national news, and technology. She has worked at the Los Angeles Times since 2006.
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One day our sun will solidify into a giant crystal orb

Remnants of white dwarf stars have crystal cores made of metallic oxygen and carbon. The solidification slows the aging process by billions of years.

NASA's New Horizons mission reveals Ultima Thule in 3-D

New Horizons scientists will share their first findings about Ultima Thule based on data the NASA spacecraft collected during its 5-hour flyby.