Four Planets Found Orbiting The Closest Sun-Like Star To Earth

by on August 10, 2017

In the hunt for habitable worlds outside the Solar System, this may be a bit of a breakthrough. Astronomers have found four possible planets around the nearest Sun-like star to Earth, and two of them could be habitable. The discovery was led by Fabo Feng from the University of Hertfordshire, and has been accepted for publication in the Astrophysical Journal. A pre-print is available on arXiv. The star is Tau Ceti,… – Science News

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