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What If a New Planet Formed in the Solar System?

What If a New Planet Formed in the Solar System?

This gas cloud located 500 light years away from our solar system is about to become a planet.This process usually takes a few hundred million years, but what if we made it happen much quicker. And instead of it happening so far away, what if it happened right next to Earth? How would this new planet form? And what would it mean for life on our planet?

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