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Fraser
2012-Aug-16, 03:20 PM
Astronomers originally thought that just one massive star cluster shone brightly in the Tarantula Nebula, also known as 30 Doradus. But closer analysis using data from the Hubble Space Telescope shows that it is actually two different clusters that are just starting to collide and merge. A team of astronomers lead by Elena Sabbi of [...]

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