View Full Version : Local Interstellar Gas Mapped in 3-D

2010-Feb-10, 05:50 AM
Astronomers have created a new 3D map of the interstellar gas in the local area around our Sun. "Local" is a relative term, as the map extends to an area of 300 parsecs and provides new absorption measurements towards more than 1800 stars. The group of astronomers, from the US and France, [...]

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