View Full Version : Second-Generation Star Supports Cannibal Theory of Milky Way

2010-Mar-03, 06:30 PM
A newly discovered red giant star is a relic from the early universe — a star that may have been among the second generation of stars to form after the Big Bang. Located in the dwarf galaxy Sculptor some 290,000 light-years away, the star has a remarkably similar chemical make-up to the Milky Way’s oldest [...]

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