Fomalhaut Star's Huge Ring of Dusty Debris Captured by ALMA | Video

By Steve Spaleta | May 19, 2017 05:48pm ET

The Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) was used to captured the “first complete millimeter-wavelength image of the ring of dusty debris surrounding the young star Fomalhaut,” according to the National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO).

credit : ALMA (ESO/NAOJ/NRAO); Produced by NRAO EPO (NRAO/AUI/NSF)

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