16-million-year-old planet with three suns discovered

July 7, 2016 10:35 PM

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16-million-year-old planet with three suns discovered

The far-off planet, located about 320 light years from Earth in the constellation Centaurus, is unlike any other known world, scientists say.

Anyone on the planet — if it harbored life, which scientists don't think is possible — would either experience constant daylight or enjoy triple sunrises and sunsets each day, depending on the season, which last longer than human lifetimes.

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