Infant planets orbit very young star

New work from an international team of astronomers including Carnegie's Jaehan Bae used archival radio telescope data to develop a new method for finding very young extrasolar planets. Their technique successfully confirmed the existence of two previously predicted Jupiter-mass planets around the star HD 163296. Their work is published by the Astrophysical Journal Letters.

Infant planets orbit very young star

Independently, two teams find evidence of planet formation around the same star. Andrew Masterson reports.

Sun 17 Jun 18 from Cosmos Magazine

New and improved way to find baby planets

New work from an international team of astronomers including Carnegie's Jaehan Bae used archival radio telescope data to develop a new method for finding very young extrasolar planets. Their ...

Thu 14 Jun 18 from Phys.org

Scientists discover three brand new planets hiding in our own galaxy

The worlds are the youngest ever seen

Wed 13 Jun 18 from The Independent

Trio of infant planets discovered around newborn star

Two independent teams of astronomers have uncovered convincing evidence that three young planets are in orbit around an infant star known as HD 163296. Using a new planet-finding strategy, the ...

Wed 13 Jun 18 from Phys.org

Trio of infant planets discovered around newborn star, Fri 15 Jun 18 from Astrobiology Magazine

How to “Weigh” Baby Planets

Weighing without using a scale.

Tue 19 Jun 18 from ZME Science

Scientists Spot Three Infant Planets Around Newborn Star

Aww: Three baby planets have been spotted roughly 330 light years from our Solar System. Two independent teams of astronomers uncovered evidence that the young orbs are in orbit around an infant ...

Thu 14 Jun 18 from Geek.com

3 baby alien planets detected around newborn star

Three exoplanets are in the process of being born around a young star that's not too far from the sun, two new studies report.

Thu 14 Jun 18 from FOXNews

3 Baby Alien Planets Detected Around Newborn Star, Wed 13 Jun 18 from SPACE.com

Trio of infant planets are found around a newborn star

The young star and planets, found by the University of Michigan, are located 330 light-years from Earth in the direction of the constellation Sagittarius.

Wed 13 Jun 18 from Daily Mail

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