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Experiment on Earth demonstrates effect observed in space


April 30, 2014

images of the young stellar object HH 30 Streaming jets of high-speed matter produce some of the stunning objects seen in space. Astronomers have seen them shooting out of young stars just being formed, X-ray binary stars and supermassive black holes at the centers of large galaxies. Theoretical explanations for what causes those beam-like jets have been around for years.  Full Story

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