How to forge the most dazzling furnaces of the Milky Way
Imagem obtida com o telescópio espacial Hubble que mostra a região compacta de formação estelar Sh 2-106, na constelação do Cisne. A estrela recém formada no meio da poeira no centro da imagem é responsável pela forma e pela turbulência visíveis na nuvem de gás circundante.
Créditos: NASA & ESA
Let’s imagine several tens of Suns packed in a single star. The final tremendous explosion of such a huge star is felt a long way across the galaxy. Luckily, stars like this are rare, and the reason lies at their birthplace.
Article by Nanda Kumarin partnership with National Geographic Portugal.
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