Interstellar Silhouettes

Cold clouds of hydrogen gas, from which stars may one day coalesce, reveal themselves to radio eyes as shadows against relatively warmer, brighter clouds behind them. We are studying these interstellar silhouettes with data from the Canadian Galactic Plane Survey and VLA Galactic Plane Survey.



Science Team

NAIC : Steven Gibson,
Calgary : Jeroen Stil, Russ Taylor
DRAO : Peter Dewdney, Lloyd Higgs
Exeter : Chris Brunt
UBC : Bill McCutcheon
Hamburg : Heinz Wendker


Maintained by Steven Gibson