TITLE

Star's dust cloud may be concealing planetary system

AUTHOR(S)
Croswell, K.
PUB. DATE
January 1992
SOURCE
New Scientist;1/4/92, Vol. 133 Issue 1802, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on research from Michael Jura of the University of California who has discovered a thick cloud of dust around a nearby star which could mean that the star has an entourage of planets. The star is HR 4796 in the constellation Centaurus; The presence of the dust cloud hints at planets.
ACCESSION #
9202031419

 

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