Unique Planet “With No Known Equivalent” Photobombs Exoplanet-Hunting Satellite

While exploring two exoplanets in a bright nearby star system, ESA’s exoplanet-hunting Cheops satellite has unexpectedly spotted the system’s third known planet crossing the face of the star. This transit reveals exciting details about a rare planet “with no known equivalent,” say the researchers. The discovery is one of the first results from ESA’s Cheops (CHaracterising […]

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