Connect with us

Science

Scientist dated some of the oldest stars with unprecedented precision – Phys.org

Scientists have succeeded in dating some of the oldest stars in the galaxy with unprecedented precision by combining data from the stars’ oscillations with information…

Published

on

Article feature image

Scientists have succeeded in dating some of the oldest stars in the galaxy with unprecedented precision by combining data from the stars’ oscillations with information about their chemical composition.
The team, led by researchers at the University of Birmingham, surveyed around 100 red giant stars, and were able to determine that some of these were originally part of a satellite galaxy called Gaia-Enceladus, which collided with the Milky Way early in its history.
The results, published in Nature…

Click here to view the original article.

Continue Reading
Advertisement

You might also like ...

Article feature image
Researchers discover a molecular pathway that triggers fatal cardiac atrophy – News-Medical.Net
Article feature image
When you can see rare strawberry supermoon in Australia – NEWS.com.au