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The universe was formed from ice

July 5 2005
14:12

The first pictures sent by the probe, which attacked on the eve of a comet "Tempel-1"
published by scientists from NASA.

Outer body is more like a loaf, and not on the pickles, as astronomers once thought.

Crust of the comet consists of dust, and beneath it lies ice.

As informs NTV, the new picture shows how the collision occurred while a cloud of dust and ice crystals illuminated by sunlight.

4.5 billion years ago precisely because of this matter, as a filling "Tempel-1", and formed the solar system, scientists suggest.

Photo essay on the topic , see here .

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