Trans-Neptune debris casts Xray shadows

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http://arxiv.org/abs/astro-ph/0608239

this news item was published in Nature magazine.

the abstract is a bit dramatic-sounding:
"A quadrillion previously unnoticed small bodies beyond Neptune have been spotted as they dimmed X-rays from a distant source. Models of the dynamics of debris in the Solar System's suburbs must now be reworked."

the news article refers to a technical paper by H-K Chang et al, also to be published in Nature (issue number 442).

I suspect that the lead author H-K Chang is Hsiang-Kuang Chang

I cannot find the technical article to be published in Nature

a link is given to the "Taiwan Occultation Survey"
http://taos.asiaa.sinica.edu.tw/ [Broken]
 
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