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TW Hydrae’s Snow Line Offers Insight Into Solar System Formation
2013-07-18 18:16:42

Astronomers at the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) telescope have announced the discovery of a distant solar system’s “snow line” about 175 light years away.

Hubble Captures Planet Formation 7.5 Billion Miles From Host Star
2013-06-13 15:09:54

Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope say they have discovered evidence of a planet forming 7.5 billion miles away from its host star.

The Sun Was A 'Feisty' Character In Its Younger Days
2013-06-06 12:57:33

Astronomers said during a press conference at a meeting of the American Astronomical Society that when our Sun was in its infancy, it was active and "feisty."

Chance Alignment Mimics Cosmic Collision
2012-06-14 13:42:06

The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has produced a highly detailed image of a pair of overlapping galaxies called NGC 3314.

Image 1 - Astronomers Detect Water-Covered Planets
2011-10-20 13:44:37

The Herschel Space Observatory has helped astronomers detect water-covered planets like Earth around a young star.

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2006-07-24 16:45:21

The steady discovery of giant planets orbiting stars other than our sun has heightened speculation that there could be Earth-type worlds in nearby planetary systems capable of sustaining life.

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2005-06-24 10:24:01

Interstellar travelers might want to detour around the star system TW Hydrae to avoid a messy planetary construction site. Astronomers have discovered that the gaseous protoplanetary disk surrounding TW Hydrae holds vast swaths of pebbles extending outward for at least 1 billion miles.

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2005-04-18 18:45:00

A primitive star with extremely low iron content has been discovered by an international research team from Sweden, Japan, Germany, USA, Australia and Great Britain. This indicates the original composition of the gas from which the star formed had low iron content.


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