Stars at the Tip of Peculiar Elephant Trunk-Like Clouds in IC 1848E: A Possible Third Mechanism of Triggered Star Formation
in Publications of the Astronomical Society of Japan
August 2011; p ublished online August 2011 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Stars; Interstellar Medium. 4823 words.
The H II region IC 1848 harbors a lot of intricate elephant trunk-like structures that look morphologically different from usual bright-rimmed clouds (BRCs). Of particular interest is a...