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‘Disk Detective’ Needs Your Help Finding Disks Where Planets Form

14 Jul 2020, 14:42 UTC
‘Disk Detective’ Needs Your Help Finding Disks Where Planets Form NASA

Planets form from gas and dust particles swirling around baby stars in enormous spinning disks. But because this process takes millions of years, scientists can only learn about these disks by finding and studying a lot of different examples.

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