Please create an account to participate in the Slashdot moderation system

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
NASA

Submission + - Milky Way is Surrounded by Halo of Hot Gas (spaceindustrynews.com)

littlesparkvt writes: Data from NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory was used to estimate that the mass of the halo is comparable to the mass of all the stars in the Milky Way galaxy. If the size and mass of this gas halo is confirmed, it could be the solution to the ”missing-baryon” problem for the Galaxy.
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Milky Way is Surrounded by Halo of Hot Gas

Comments Filter:

When a fellow says, "It ain't the money but the principle of the thing," it's the money. -- Kim Hubbard

Working...