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Prediction of the mass of a star to be born
Figure: Mass distribution of the cores, the predicted and observed stellar mass distribution.
The evolution of a star is determined by its mass. A new star is born in a dense molecular cloud core, and therefore the core has been thought to be a key to reveal how the stellar mass is determined. N. Ikeda (NRO/GUAS) and his colleagues have surveyed---Read More...
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