Water detected in protoplanetary disc

The presence of water in a protoplanetary disc is a top important finding to understand the universe evolution and the formation of planet with the important element.

The Herschel Space Observatory just made that discovery, which opens new perspectives in astrophysics.

Here is the report published this Thursday, October 20, 2011 by the E.S.A., N.A.S.A. and the Leiden Observatory.

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