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Fraser
2014-Dec-15, 07:10 PM
A planetary systemís early days readily tell of turmoil. Giant planets are swept from distant birthplaces into sizzling orbits close to their host star. Others are blasted away from their star into the darkness of space. And smaller bodies, like asteroids and comets, are being traded around constantly. Astronomers using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array […]

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