Proxima b: Closest Earth-like planet discovered right next door
Red sun in the morning – every dayESO/M. KornmesserBy Jacob AronIT’S the planet we’ve all been waiting for. Earlier this month, rumours swirled that astronomers had discovered an Earth-like planet orbiting the closest star to our own, the aptly named Proxima Centauri. Well, the planet’s real, but don’t pack your interstellar bags yet, because this...
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