Exoplanet is Gobbling Up Gas and Dust as it Continues to Build Mass

Edward Scott FehrUT Austin News

AUSTIN, Texas — The Hubble Space Telescope has allowed astronomers from The University of Texas at Austin to get a rare look at a young, Jupiter-sized planet that is growing by feeding off material surrounding a young star 370 light-years from Earth. “We just don’t know very much about how giant planets grow,” said Brendan […]

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