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Mapping the childhood of the Milky Way

Light emitted from stars reveals the elements they contain, and the elements in turn tell the story of each star. Wallenberg Academy Fellow Karin Lind is combining modern technology with recently developed models to study the very oldest stars in the Milky Way, and create a picture of the childhood of the galaxy.

Forskaren Karin Lind
Karin Lind. Photo: Markus Marcetic/Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation

Karin Lind is Wallenberg Academy Fellow.

Read full article on Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation web.