A Key Molecular Ion in the Universe and in the Laboratory

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Science  16 Jun 2006:
Vol. 312, Issue 5780, pp. 1610-1612
DOI: 10.1126/science.1126279

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The molecular ion His abundant in interstellar clouds and presents many interesting puzzles in the laboratory. A recent conference explored the current knowledge about this species and its implications for astrophysics.