Giant exoplanet discovered in 4-star system

March 5, 2015 4:49 PM

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For just the second time in history, scientists looking at the heavens have discovered an exoplanet living with an expansive family of four stars.

According to Discovery News, this massive exoplanet is 10 times the size of Jupiter, and was previously to be thought to occupy a 3-star system. However, recent research has revealed that there was actually a fourth star, a red dwarf. This discovery shows that quadruple star systems possessing plane...

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