Astronomers Detect a Kuiper-Like Belt Around Distant Star

A disc around a distant star looks a lot like our Kuiper Belt, a region of icy objects located beyond Neptune. Researchers discovered a planet forming inside a spiral arm, a feature rarely seen in protoplanetary discs.
Published: 9:20 AM PST December 2, 2019
Updated: 8:41 AM PST December 2, 2019