Embryonic Planets Found around Young Star HL Tauri

According to a group of astronomers led by Dr Daniel Tamayo of the University of Toronto Scarborough’s Centre for Planetary Science and the Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics, circular gaps in a disk of dust and gas swirling around the young star HL Tauri (HL Tau) are made by forming planets. The HL Tau system [...] —> Read More