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Fraser
2008-Feb-12, 12:10 AM
Astronomers are looking for planets around other stars, but they're also looking for the conditions where planets might be forming right now. Inside the disks of material that surround newly forming planets, they could be planets clearing paths through all the gas and dust. A team of Japanese astronomers have found the most lightweight stellar [...]

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Noclevername
2008-Feb-12, 12:56 AM
Inside the disks of material that surround newly forming planets, they could be planets clearing paths through all the gas and dust.

Stars?

KaiYeves
2008-Feb-12, 02:01 AM
Most lightweight disks in my house just harbor scratches.