Age of stars can be determined by their spin, scientists say

January 6, 2015 6:30 PM

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Stellar ages might be determined with much more accuracy from looking at the speed these stars spin, scientists have announced.

When it came to figuring out how old a particular star is, astronomers have always had to do their best with limited information. Researchers have been working for years to develop an accurate clock that can measure stellar ages much more precisely and accurately from observing their spin, and now n...

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