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View Full Version : Nearby Brown Dwarf System May Harbor Closest Exoplanet to Earth



Fraser
2014-Jan-16, 04:40 PM
In 2012 astronomers announced the discovery of an Earth-like planet circling our nearest neighbor, Alpha Centauri B, a mere 4.3 light-years away. But with such a discovery comes heated debate. A second group of astronomers was unable to confirm the exoplanet’s presence, keeping the argument unresolved to date. But not to worry. One need only […]

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