What year was Betelgeuse discovered
Juan Ponce De Leon discovered Florida in 1513. I reckon it was FLO-RIDA! get it FLO-RIDA! Ha Ha Ha! im funny! When was Betelgeuse discovered?
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Betelgeuse - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Although interferometry was still in its infancy, the experiment proved a success and Betelgeuse was found to have a uniform disk of 0.047 arcseconds.
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Early Variable Star Discoverers
John Herschel (Mar 7, 1792 - May 11, 1871): In 1836, John Herschel discovered the variability of red supergiant star Betelgeuse (Alpha Orionis), of type SR c.
http://spider.seds.org/spider/Vars/Add/var-dis.html

Sun-Like, Bright Spots Discovered on Betelgeuse - Softpedia
Jan 13, 2010 . Betelgeuse is about 600 times the size of the Sun, and is estimated to weigh in at about 20 times our star's mass. It can be found on the right .
http://news.softpedia.com/news/Sun-like-Bright-Spots-Discovered-on-Betelgeuse-131926.shtml

Massive Nebula Discovered Enveloping the Red Supergiant ...
Jun 24, 2011 . The small red circle in the middle is Betelgeuse, a red supergiant in the constellation of Orion, one of the brightest stars in the night sky. with a .
http://www.dailygalaxy.com/my_weblog/2011/06/massive-nebula-discovered-enveloping-the-red-supergiant-betelgeuse.html