Planet Jupiter Destroyed The First Version Of Our Solar System

March 24, 2015 8:02 PM

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According to a new a study of Caltech’s planetary scientist Konstantin Batygin and by Gregory Laughlin, UC Santa Cruz professor of astronomy and astrophysics, Jupiter was a wrecking ball for the ancient Solar System, which was made up by a number of super-Earths.

The new research states that that the system used to contain planets which were bigger than Earth but smaller than Neptune.

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