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Fraser
2005-Sep-11, 04:16 AM
SUMMARY: Astronomers from the Particle Physics and Astronomy Research Council believe they've discovered a planetary system around Vega, one of the brightest stars in the sky. Not only that, the star system seems remarkably similar to our own Solar System. So far, they've found evidence for a Neptune-sized planet in the same orbit as our own Neptune. This means there could be smaller, rocky planets closer in to the star.

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