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Fiery spiral found inside the red giant star- VIDEO PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 10 October 2012 22:55

In the Nature magazine, a team led by Mattias Maercker from University of Bonn, Germany announced the opening of an unusual star, a red giant R Sculptoris, in which is located a "fiery spiral" of enormous size. According to Mattias Maercker, for the first time astronomers have seen this kind of spiral, which was formed by the interaction of the solar wind emanating from the red giant. The discovery was made using a telescope observatory ALMA (Atacama Large Millimeter / submillimeter Array) in the study of red giant stars that belong to the asymptotic giant branch of AGB. In the search for AGB-giants astronomers discovered a red giant in the constellation of Sculptor, which is located from the Earth at 1,500 light-years, THE VIDEO:

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