Colloquium

Consequences of the birth environment for the evolution of the Solar System

The Sun was probably formed in a cluster of a few thousand stars. Some of the consequences of this birth environment may still be present today, and recognizable as such. Among these phenomena are passing stars, exotic objects objects inside the Solar System, curious asteroid abundances and the consequences of a possible nearby supernova.

Followed by wine and cheese in Pupin 1402.

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