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How magnesium plays an important role in formation of low mass planets

19 Aug 2012, 19:01 UTC
How magnesium plays an important role in formation of low mass planets NASA/JPL-Caltech/T. Pyle (SSC)
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A new theory suggests that metals like magnesium may play an important role in the formation of low mass planets. The research could aid in the search for rocky, habitable worlds around distant stars.

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