View Full Version : Astronomers Find Youngest Exoplanet Yet

2010-Feb-18, 10:30 PM
Overcoming interference from a very active young sun-like star, a group of astronomers were able to find what they determined is the youngest exoplanet yet discovered. BD+20 1790b is 35 million years old (Earth is about 100 times older at 4.5 billion years) and is located about 83 light years away from our planet. [...]

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