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Contact: David Salisbury
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Vanderbilt University

Star Ingesting Rocky Planet

Caption: This is an artist's conception of a rocky planet being pushed into its star by the gravitational force of a gas giant.

Credit: Keith Wood, Vanderbilt University

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