Thursday, October 8, 2015

Ripples In Space

Scientists studying planet formation have found actual ripples of material heading outwards at speed from a young red dwarf star.

Did something make a splash? If so, we have absolutely no idea what. Nothing like this has been seen before...although I wonder if it might be connected to the creation of the oort cloud?

http://www.techtimes.com/articles/92914/20151008/never-before-seen-speedy-ripples-racing-around-young-star-baffle-astronomers.htm