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Jake91

this sounds like planet x...

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 Jake91    108

linkhttp://news.yahoo.com/astronomers-star-three-super-earths-195105678.html

It comprises four planets -- one giant and three super-Earths orbiting a star dubbed HD219134. Super-Earths have a mass higher than Earth's but are lighter than gas giants like Neptune, Saturn or Jupiter. They can be made of gas, rock, or both. The planet with the shortest orbit, HD219134b, zips around every three days, and has now been observed transiting across the face of its star as seen from the vantage point of Earth.

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 Jake91    108

http://www.theverge.com/2015/7/30/9075687/nasa-rocky-exoplanet-just-21-light-years-away 

The planet is probably a bad place for life as we know it: it’s 1.6 times the size of Earth and more than four times the mass. Plus its three-day orbit is too close to its host star for liquid water to form, even though the star is cooler and smaller than our sun. Planets like this, referred to as super-Earths, are ubiquitous throughout the galaxy, but we still don't know a lot about them. This new neighbor could help us better understand the formation of planets and solar systems in general. POWERED BY Dice.com The Cloud is More in Demand than Ever: So are the pros who manage it The Cloud is More in Demand than Ever: So are the pros who manage it POWERED BYDICE.COM NOT GREAT FOR LIFE, BUT EXTREMELY CLOSE ON A GALACTIC SCALE Today's discovery comes just one week after NASA announced what researchers referred to as "Earth 2.0." That planet — officially named Kepler-452b — was found by NASA's other famous planet-hunting space telescope, Kepler. Kepler-452b is much more like Earth than HD 219134b, as it maintains a 385-day orbit in the habitable zone around a star that is just 20 percent brighter than our sun. But HD 219134b is much closer to us than Kepler-452b, which is some 1,400 light years away. That proximity to us makes HD 219134b a prime specimen. "It can be considered a kind of Rosetta Stone for the study of super-Earths,"

 

 

http://www.theverge.com/2015/7/30/9075687/nasa-rocky-exoplanet-just-21-light-years-away

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 Jake91    108

they still assuming ALL LIFE NEEDS OXYGEN. since we know everything about all life across the universeuniverse

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