Archive: 4/02/2011

First stars in universe were not alone

The first stars in the universe were not as solitary as previously thought. In fact, they could have formed alongside numerous companions when the gas disks that surrounded them broke up during formation, giving birth to ...

dateFeb 04, 2011 in Astronomy
shares0 comments 4

Global Fund announces new anti-corruption measures

(AP) -- A $21.7 billion global health fund and the U.N.'s main development arm launched new anti-corruption measures Friday in the wake of intense scrutiny from donors and stories by The Associated Press detailing fraud ...

dateFeb 04, 2011 in Other
shares0 comments 0

Water vapor in space

(PhysOrg.com) -- Water is a critical molecule for human life, and, because it is abundant in the interstellar medium, it also plays an important role in the life of molecular clouds and the stars and planets that form in ...

dateFeb 04, 2011 in Astronomy
shares0 comments 0