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Birth of Planets Revealed

Birth of Planets Revealed

For the first time, astronomers have caught a glimpse of the formation of planets, as seen happening around a young star. An international team used the ALMA telescope in Chile to study the young star which is about 450 light-years from Earth. Pictured is an artist's conception of the gas and dust around the star that is coalescing into planets. More here.

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