Episode 446

First Ever Picture of a Baby Planet!

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July 4th, 2018

6 mins 12 secs

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About this Episode

For the first time ever, astronomers have captured a direct image of a newly forming planet orbiting around a newly forming star. It’s a stunning photograph, not only for the science and what was observed, but what it means the future of exoplanetary astronomy.

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