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Have Population III stars finally been discovered?

What are Population III stars? In short, the alleged story is as follows: The super-hot big bang fireball produced only hydrogen (~75%), helium (~25%) and tiny traces of lithium. So the first stars to form (given the name Population III stars) could only form from these gases. Astronomers label all elements heavier than helium as ‘metals.’ […]

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