Surprise! Orion Nebula Cluster Had 3 Ages of Star Formation

Monday, July 31, 2017 - 07:02 in Astronomy & Space

The Orion Nebula is one of the most heavily studied astronomical targets in the night sky, but that doesn't mean it has stopped surprising astronomers. In fact, new work suggests that its many young stars formed in three distinct waves.

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