Giant Ring System Discovered Outside Of Our Solar System Dwarfs Saturn

January 27, 2015 3:38 AM

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Researchers discovered the largest ring system ever seen outside of our solar system.

The ring system, which eclipses the Sun-like star J1407, is believed to be even heavier than what is seen on Saturn, the University of Rochester reported. It consists of over 30 rings that are tens of millions of kilometers in diameter. The team also found gaps in the rings in which satellite moons...

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