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Fraser
2019-Feb-08, 05:31 PM
A new study by an international team of astronomers has discovered the presence of organic molecules in the disk of a young star.
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DaveC426913
2019-Feb-09, 06:37 PM
" methanol (CH3OH), acetone (CH3COCH3), acetaldehyde (CH3CHO), methyl formate (CH3OCHO), and acetonitrile (CH3CN) – molecules which, as with other COMs, could be related to the formation of life in planetary systems."
Cool.