Who is phosphine and why do we care? Have we found alien life? or is it just rock farts? This astrobite summarizes the Nature paper describing the detection and potential implications of phosphine in the atmosphere of Venus.
Our first interstellar comet visitor, 2I/Borisov, has already provided clues to the diversity in composition of planetary systems!
Today’s astrobite explores edge-on disks that can provide insight into how dust is transported in protoplanetary disks.
Protostars aren’t quite stars yet, but that doesn’t mean they aren’t important in stellar evolution. Today’s paper looks at the magnetic field across the different regions in a protostar.
Today’s bite explores the origins of complex molecules within protoplanetary disks, focusing on formaldehyde.
Gas before forming a disk galaxy: To be cool, or to be hot, that is the question.