View Full Version : New Submillimeter Image Reveals Glowing Stellar Nurseries

2008-Nov-11, 10:40 PM
Submillimeter astronomy used to be known as the last unexplored wavelength frontier. But this new image from the Atacama Pathfinder Experiment (APEX) telescope reveals the awesome power of submillimetre-wavelength astronomy, and shows another new frontier: a birthplace of new stars. An expanding bubble of ionized gas about ten light-years [...]

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