By Monica Young
Two teams of astronomers have announced the discovery of a Neptune-size planet in an unexpected orbit and three exocomets whizzing around nearby star Beta Pictoris. Planet Found Transiting the “Neptunian Desert” Astronomers examining data from the Next Generation Transit Survey (NGTS) have discovered a planet where it shouldn’t be. At about three times the size of Earth and 20 times Earth’s mass, this sub-Neptune zips around its star every 1.33 […]
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