'Sonic Booms' in Space Linked to Star Formation - Universe Today
[/caption] Its true there is no sound in empty interstellar space, but the Herschel space observatory has observed the cosmic equivalent of sonic booms. Networks of tangled and tremendously large gaseous filaments seen within clouds of gas and dust between stars are likely to be remnants of slow shockwaves from supernovae, Herschel scientists say. And … Continue reading "‘Sonic Booms’ in Space Linked to Star Formation"