Most of the material from protoplanetary discs could end up in interstellar space

When a new star is born, it is surrounded by a disc of material. From this matter are created small planetesimals and later planets and other bodies like moons, comets and asteroids. According to a new study it is possible that more than a half of this material could end up in space between stars, as orphan planets or interstellar asteroids.

Did you like this content?

Support us by sharing

More news from category
Living Future - news from space around us