Research helps solve some of the mysteries about how stars come to be and to what extent molecular clouds in interstellar space play a role.
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New research sheds light on how and when stars in our galaxy made carbon, "ending up within the raw material from which the sun and its planetary system..."
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"We don't know if this object is the heaviest known neutron star, or the lightest known black hole, but either way it breaks a record."
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"This tells us that the basic organic chemistry needed for life is present in the raw gas prior to the formation of stars and planets."
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The Milky Way may be catapulting stars into its outer galactic halo, researchers say. The finding could change how we think about how star systems are born.
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