"For every complex natural phenomenon there is
a simple, elegant, compelling, wrong explanation"   
Thomas Gold

















                      



Given the importance of stars in astronomy, it seems surprising that there is still no generally accepted paradigm for the initial phase of their formation process.   EPoS meetings are not like any other meeting. The talks are short and to the point. Long discussion times dominate the scientific program. No advertisements, just talking science.  
The seven meetings have attracted a large fraction of the scientists working in this field worldwide.
invented and organized by
Jürgen Steinacker & Aurore Bacmann