Archive: 12/6/2011

A tale of tails

(PhysOrg.com) -- An international group of astronomers led by Tom Scott at the Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía in Granada, Spain, has discovered extraordinarily long one-sided gaseous tails ...

Dec 06, 2011 4.6 / 5 (5) 9 | with audio podcast

Massive stars are born as giants

Astronomers from the University of Amsterdam have shown that forming massive stars are much bigger than grown-up massive stars. Their observations confirm the theory that, at the conclusion of the formation ...

Dec 06, 2011 4 / 5 (1) 0