Post navigation Beta Pictoris B is an exoplanet located 63.4 light-years away from Earth in the direction of the constellation Pictor. It orbits the younger, brighter of two stars in the Beta Pictoris system, Beta Pictoris A. Recently, an international team of scientists released the first movie of an exoplanet, Beta Pictoris B, captured by the SPHERE instrument on the Very Large Telescope in Chile. Sam Bankman-Fried, CEO of Alameda Research, had a bail hearing for charges of securities fraud and extortion. He was granted a $25 million bail that includes a mix of cash, Bitcoin, and real estate. Bankman-Fried agreed to not engage in any activity that has to do with securities trading while the legal process plays out.