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There’s More Star-Stuff Out There But It’s Not Dark Matter


More atomic hydrogen gas — the ultimate fuel for stars — is lurking in today’s Universe than we thought, CSIRO astronomer Dr Robert Braun has found.

This is the first accurate measurement of this gas in galaxies close to our own.

By taking a new look at some archival data, Dr Braun, Chief Scientist at CSIRO Astronomy and Space Science in Sydney, Australia, has discovered that galaxies around us are hiding about a third more atomic hydrogen gas than previously calculated.

Full Story: http://www.csiro.au/en/Portals/Media/Atomic-hydrogen-gas.aspx

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