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Ka Chun Yu talks about the birth of planets (60 Minutes in Space, September 2015)

Posted 10/14/2015 12:10 AM by Kim Evans | Comments

A recent image released from the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array has provided astronomers with amazing new detail into how planets form. Ka Chun talks about this new image and the features that have scientists intrigued. 

Links to Ka Chun's stories:
Hunting for planets in the HL Tau disk  
On planet formation in HL Tau
Simulations of HL Tau

60 Minutes in Space - Scientists from the Space Sciences Department at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science take you "behind the stories" using the best images and animation available to help understand the latest developments.

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