... Well, everything is in space, but I mean outer space!
Observations by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have come up with a new class of planet, a waterworld enshrouded by a thick, steamy atmosphere. It's smaller than Uranus but larger than Earth.
Zachory Berta of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics (CfA) and colleagues made the observations of the planet GJ1214b.
Using the powerful eye of NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, scientists have found faint signatures of water in the atmospheres of five distant planets. The presence of atmospheric water was reported previously on a few exoplanets orbit... Read Post
Now that’s hot and steamy… –Ben ======================== NASA’s Hubble Reveals a New Class of Extrasolar Planet Observations by NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope have come up with a new class of planet, a waterworld enshrouded by a thic... Read Post