Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? Point it at m.slashdot.org and keep reading!

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
NASA

Submission + - Milky Way is Surrounded by Halo of Hot Gas->

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.
Link to Original Source
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived.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:

"History is a tool used by politicians to justify their intentions." -- Ted Koppel

Working...