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5,003 faculty on the Vancouver campus
$600M in research funding for 8,766 projects
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How did the planets form?

Wall Scholar Aaron Boley, Assistant Professor of the University of British Columbia’s Department of Physics and Astronomy and Canada Research Chair in planetary astronomy, explains how meteorites give us a glimpse into the formation of the Solar System.

 

 

 

 

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