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Mysterious Baby Star Throws a Tantrum... Alone


August 1, 2016

Space.com - A very young star has been discovered by itself, far from any star forming region. It is so isolated that astronomers are confounded as to how it came to be.

"We tried various interpretations for it, and the only one that makes sense is that this rapidly growing young star is forming in the middle of nowhere," said Chris Britt, of Texas Tech University in Lubbock, in a statement.

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