Where did the Sun come from? (M67) - Deep Sky Videos





The interactive transcript could not be loaded.



Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
Published on Oct 3, 2012

The open cluster M67 has traditionally been considered a possible birthplace for the Sun, though computer modelling may throw a spanner in the works? Will astronomers ever learn where our star was born?

To read the paper "The Sun Was Not Born in M67" visit: http://arxiv.org/abs/1201.0987

This video features Professor Mike Merrifield from the University of Nottingham and Pete Lawrence, a well-known science writer and broadcaster.

More on our expert contributors can be found at: http://www.deepskyvideos.com/pages/co...

More on the people who let us use their images: http://www.deepskyvideos.com/pages/im...

Deep Sky Videos website: http://www.deepskyvideos.com/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/#!/DeepSkyVideos
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/DeepSkyVideos
Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/68847473...
More about the astronomers in our videos: http://www.deepskyvideos.com/pages/co...

Videos by Brady Haran

Editing in this film by Stephen Slater

Brady's other channels include:
http://www.youtube.com/periodicvideos (Chemistry stuff)
http://www.youtube.com/sixtysymbols (Physics and astronomy)
http://www.youtube.com/numberphile (Numbers and maths)
http://www.youtube.com/nottinghamscience (Science and behind the scenes)
http://www.youtube.com/foodskey (Food science)
http://www.youtube.com/BackstageScience (Big science facilities)
http://www.youtube.com/favscientist (Favourite scientists)
http://www.youtube.com/bibledex (Academic look at the Bible)
http://www.youtube.com/wordsoftheworld (Modern language and culture)
http://www.youtube.com/PhilosophyFile (Philosophy stuff)


When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next.

Up next

to add this to Watch Later

Add to

Loading playlists...