Gestating Baby Planets (image) Carnegie Institution for Science Share Print E-Mail Caption An artist's conception of the disk of gas and dust rotating around the young star HD 163296. Gas can be seen cascading into gaps in the disk--likely indicating the formation of baby planets in these locations. Credit Image is by Robin Dienel, courtesy of the Carnegie Institution for Science. Usage Restrictions With credit Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.