sep 022013
 
ALMA Found One of the Brightest and Massive Protostars

  Thanks to data detected with the ALMA radio telescope, the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array, Chilean and foreign astronomers were able to detect a star in formation–a protostar–that appears to be one of the brightest and massive found in our Milky Way galaxy. The giant  molecular cloud known as G331.5-0.1, which is located in the [continue reading]