Ghost-like star cluster from birth of Milky Way

December 10, 2015 6:51 PM

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Ghost-like star cluster from birth of Milky Way

"It doesn't have the typical circular symmetry, but a much distorted, almost ghostly, rhomboidal shape," said astronomer Carlos de la Fuente Marcos.

MADRID, Dec. 10 (UPI) -- A team of astronomers in Spain recently analyzed a unique star cluster they say is a remnant of the earliest days of the Milky Way.

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