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Fraser
2013-Oct-18, 01:30 PM
A distant group of planets is puzzling scientists. Newly reported Kepler-56′s system has three planets — two smaller ones close by, and a much larger one further out. The inner planets are orbiting at a tilt to the equator of the host star. Scientists have seen that tilt before in other systems, but they thought […]

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