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Have you ever seen the Milky Way? It’s a faint band of light in the sky. It’s only visible from a dark location, on a
A baby is already growing before it is born, inside the belly of its mother. The same is true for a star: even before it
Our Sun is a single star, but many other stars in our Milky Way galaxy belong to binary systems – two suns orbiting each other.
ALMA is the highest observatory in the world. The Chajnantor Plateau, where the 66 ALMA antennas are located, is at five kilometers above sea level.
ALMA is the biggest astronomical observatory on Earth. It was built by countries in North America, Europe and East Asia. You might expect that ALMA
The huge array of 66 ALMA antennas is located at the Chajnantor Plateau in the north of Chile, at 5,000 meters altitude. The site is