Space is lit with the glow of nanodiamonds

20 Jan

From Astronomy Magazine:

A faint, reddish glow called the Extended Red Emission (ERE) pervades space’s dustiest places. Astronomers have puzzled over the phenomenon for more than 3 decades. Now, a team led by Huan-Cheng Chang of Taiwan’s Academia Sinica claims the glow comes from nanodiamonds in space.

Via Direct From the Klein Bottle

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