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Massive Giant Planets Found in Star Cluster Messier 67

Massive Giant Planets Found in Star Cluster Messier 67

Scientists have discovered unexpectedly high number of giant exoplanets in a cluster of stars called Messier 67 that is about t...

Jun 20 2016, 4:09am CDT

Astronomers Find Unusually Large Number of Hot Jupiters in Star Cluster Messier 67

Astronomers Find Unusually Large Number of Hot Jupiters in Star Cluster Messier 67

A team of international astronomers have found that giant planets are more common around the stars inside Messier 67 than outsi...

Jun 18 2016, 1:10am CDT

Messier 87 Galaxy has Swallowed another Galaxy

Messier 87 Galaxy has Swallowed another Galaxy

New observations with ESO’s Very Large Telescope have revealed that the giant elliptical galaxy Messier 87 has swallowed an ent...

Jun 25 2015, 1:16pm CDT