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Old 01-21-2013, 03:41 PM
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Default Re: Drive by science

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Originally Posted by thedoc View Post
no first generation star would have any oxygen in the dust cloud surrounding it.
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Besides, any star where we can see this kind of detail is going to be a second+ generation star. First generation (or population III) stars are so massive, and therefore short-lived, that they died long ago.
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