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Two planets orbiting a nearby star could have oceans and maybe life

4 Aug 2019, 16:00 UTC
Two planets orbiting a nearby star could have oceans and maybe life University of Göttingen, Institute for Astrophysics

A pair of planets orbiting a nearby star called Teegarden’s star may be just right for liquid water, and perhaps even life. The planets, discovered in June 2019, could support water on their surfaces if they have very thin atmospheres or relatively thick ones.

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