Latest George Herbig Stories
Astronomers have combined two decades of Hubble observations to make unprecedented movies revealing never-before-seen details of the birth pangs of new stars.
A new image from ESOâ€™s Very Large Telescope gives a close-up view of the dramatic effects new-born stars have on the gas and dust from which they formed.
ESA's X-ray observatory XMM-Newton has revealed evidence for a magnetic field in space where astronomers never expected to find one. The magnetic field surrounds a young star called AB Aurigae and provides a possible solution to a twenty-year-old puzzle.