How To Bake An Earth – Astronomers Look For Life's Recipe In Virgo Cluster | Video

Researchers using the space-based Japanese Suzaku X-ray observatory detected the chemical ingredients that create Earth-like planets in the cluster. Such higher-order (more ‘metallic’) elements are created in – and spread out into the cosmos by – supernova explosions. Ingredients for Earth-Like Planets Are Found All Around the Milky Way

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