View Full Version : Star Forming Density How Low Can You Go?

2011-Jun-25, 01:10 AM
The general picture of star formation envisions stars emerging in clusters, having condensed from cores of gas under self gravity after having passed a critical density threshold. Perhaps the cloud was pushed over the threshold by the shockwave of a supernova or the tidal twisting of a nearby object. How it happens isn’t important since [...]

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