View Full Version : Coming To A Solar System Near You… Super-Earth!

2011-Aug-06, 08:40 PM
It is our general understanding of solar system composition that planets fall into two categories: gas giants like Jupiter, Saturn, Neptune and Uranus… and rocky bodies that support some type of atmosphere like Earth, Mars and Venus. However, as we reach further into space we’re beginning to realize the Solar System is pretty unique because [...]

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2011-Aug-06, 08:47 PM
I wanted Spider-Earth. :(

2011-Aug-06, 10:21 PM
Wait, considering that it was Earth-like but had higher gravity... was Krypton a Super-Earth?