Cancel

Skywatch - MP3

Menu

Episode 59: Pinwheel Stars

Play Sep 28•4:17

In the dusty center of the Milky Way lies the Quintuplet Cluster - five bright stars surrounded by hundreds of lesser stars. The cluster was discovered in 1990 by peering through the dust with infrared telescopes. Since then scientists have debated the character of this odd object - were the stars old or young, and how did they form? Scientists using the Keck Telescope - the largest optical t...

Report

Are you sure you want to report this content as offensive?

Confirm Cancel

This content has been reported.


Close
30
30
0:00 / 0:00