Beta Pictoris

A young star system surrounded by a giant cloud of gas and dust that may by giving birth to planets.

Radio Programs

Fast Day A planet that spins in a hurry Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Beta Pictoris A speck of light with a difference Thursday, February 10, 2011

Featured Images

Newly forming planetary system around Beta Pictoris
Messy Star System Thursday, February 10, 2011


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