For decades, scientists thought that the magnetic field lines coursing around newly forming stars were both powerful and unyielding, working like jail bars to corral star-forming material. More recently, astronomers have found tantalizing evidence that large-scale turbulence far from a nascent star can drag magnetic fields around at will.

Via:: http://www.nanowerk.com/news2/space/newsid=47080.php

Chaotically magnetized cloud is no place to build a star, or is it?

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