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NASA's Spitzer Discovers Time-Delayed Jets Around Young Star

4 Apr 2011, 00:00 UTC
NASA's Spitzer Discovers Time-Delayed Jets Around Young Star

Astronomers have discovered that two symmetrical jets shooting away from opposite sides of a blossoming star are experiencing a time delay: knots of gas and dust from one jet blast off four-and-a-half years later than identical knots from the other jet.

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