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Giant Impacts Caused By Interplanetary Collisions

Feb 04, 2019 - Targeted News Service

The University of Bristol issued the following news release:

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- Astronomers have found fresh evidence for significant planetary diversity within a single exoplanet system, suggesting that giant high-speed collisions are partly responsible for planetary evolution.

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An international team of scientists led by Italy's National Institute for Astrophysics (INAF) and involving physicists from the University of Bristol spent three years observing the exoplanetary system...