Very Little Water Found on Three Distant Planets

July 25, 2014 6:49 PM

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Very Little Water Found on Three Distant Planets

A research team carried out a study on three distant planets. Detailed measurements were taken of the atmospheres of the gas giants orbiting stars akin to the sun.

The assessment was done using the Hubble Space Telescope. It was earlier considered that lot of water would be found on the planets, but researchers were shocked to find little water on the three planets. The recent discovery hints probable hurdles in the search of earth-like planets that are rich i...

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