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BLUE STRAGGLERS

Clumsy encounters or graceful mergers?

Nature Astronomyvolume 2pages362363 (2018) | Download Citation

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Observations of two sequences of blue stragglers in a young, sparse star cluster in the Large Magellanic Cloud re-opens the debate about the dominant formation mechanism of these anomalous stars.

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