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April 26, 2001 02:00 PM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2001-13

'Survivor' Planets: Astronomers Witness First Steps of Planet Growth - and Destruction

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Image: Proplyd in Orion Nebula

Proplyd in Orion Nebula

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Object Names: Orion Nebula, NGC 1976, M42

Image Type: Astronomical

Credit: NASA, ESA, J. Bally (University of Colorado, Boulder), H. Throop (Southwest Research Institute, Boulder), and C. O'Dell (Vanderbilt University)

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