Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Astronomers detect nearest Earth-like neighbour

Scientists have been surprised by the unexpected discovery of a nearby solar system using a new experimental technique.  The system of five planets ranging in size from two to six times the Earth's mass orbiting the Sun-like star Tau Ceti, just 12 light years away.
ABC News
http://arxiv.org/abs/1212.4058

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