Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Orion Nebula's Origin Uncovered?

  1. Feb 25, 2015 #1
    A vast ring of dust may explain the star-generating nebula’s birth.

    Full story (including a color image of the new dust ring, which is 330 light-years across): Scientific American.
  2. jcsd
  3. Feb 25, 2015 #2
    Interesting! Guess we'll have to wait for Gaia to further confirm.
Share this great discussion with others via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook