The Missing Link for Water in the Solar System (ESOcast 258 Light)
Using ALMA, astronomers have detected the chemical signature of gaseous water in the planet-forming disc V883 Orionis. This acts as a timestamp for the water’s formation, allowing us to trace its journey.Credit:
Directed by: Herbert Zodet and Martin Wallner.
Editing: Herbert Zodet.
Web and technical support: Gurvan Bazin and Raquel Yumi Shida.
Written by: Rebecca Forsberg and Rory Harris.
Music: Stellardrone — Satellite.
Footage and photos: ESO, ALMA (ESO/NAOJ/NRAO) and L. Calçada.
Scientific consultants: Paola Amico and Mariya Lyubenova.
About the Video
|Release date:||8 March 2023, 17:00|
|Duration:||01 m 31 s|
|Frame rate:||25 fps|