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Searching for Protoplanetary Disks

Searching for Protoplanetary Disks

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Short Description: Students download NASA Hubble Space Telescope views of star-forming regions in nebulae and look for evidence of planetary systems forming beyond our own solar system.

Topic: Discovering New Worlds

Grade Level: 9-12

Body: Beyond Our Solar System

Mission: Hubble Space Telescope (Beyond Our Solar System)

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Source: University of Montana

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Last Updated: 1 Jul 2014