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Comet-like tails seen stretching away from massive young stars

9 Dec 2018, 15:56 UTC
Comet-like tails seen stretching away from massive young stars ESO/D. Fenech et al.; ALMA (ESO/NAOJ/NRAO)

Data from the Hubble Space Telescope and the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array, or ALMA, are combined in this stunning look at a cluster of giant young stars known as Westerlund 1.

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