ALMA Spots Supernova Dust Factory

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ALMA Spots Supernova Dust Factory

Striking new observations with the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) telescope capture, for the first time, the remains of a recent supernova brimming with freshly formed dust. If enough of this dust makes the perilous transition into interstellar space, it could explain how many galaxies acquired their dusty, dusky appearance.

Source: www.eso.org/public/news/eso1401/

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