• ScienceDaily | 5/16/2019 | Staff
    Young stars are surrounded by disks of gas. Some of the gas condenses into dust grains which then stick together to form larger objects, building up to form meteors, planetesimals, and eventually...
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  • phys.org | 12/20/2018 | Staff
    As comet 46P/Wirtanen neared Earth on December 2, astronomers using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) took a remarkably close look the innermost regions of the comet's coma,...
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  • earthsky.org | 6/13/2018 | Deborah Byrd
    ALMA image of a disk of material surrounding the young star HD 163296. This dusty disk have been known since 2016 to have gaps in it, presumably from newly forming planets.
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  • phys.org | 3/7/2018 | Staff
    This spectacular and unusual image shows part of the famous Orion Nebula, a star formation region lying about 1350 light-years from Earth. It combines a mosaic of millimetre-wavelength images from...
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  • ScienceDaily | 10/2/2017 | Staff
    Organohalogens consist of halogens, such as chlorine and fluorine, bonded with carbon and sometimes other elements. On Earth, these compounds are created by some biological processes -- in organisms...
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  • ScienceDaily | 6/12/2017 | Staff
    How is the rotational momentum dissipated? One possible scenario involves that the gas emanating from baby stars. If the gas outflow rotates, it can carry rotational momentum away from the system.
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  • ScienceDaily | 6/5/2017 | Staff
    The answer, according to astronomers using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA), may be that a small companion star has plunged into the heart of the red giant, ejecting most the...
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  • phys.org | 4/7/2017 | Staff
    Star birth can be a violent and explosive event, as dramatically illustrated in new ALMA images. Around 500 years ago, a pair of adolescent protostars had a perilously close encounter that blasted...
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