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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.
     
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  3. Feb 25, 2015 #2
    Interesting! Guess we'll have to wait for Gaia to further confirm.
     
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