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Fraser
2008-Oct-06, 10:00 PM
Given all the fervor over the definition of Pluto (planet? dwarf planet? snowball?), let's hope the debate over the discovery of a planet that lies in an equally hazy area of classification is a little calmer. The COROT satellite recently discovered an extrasolar planet named Corot-exo-3b. It's quite a curiosity as far as exoplanets are [...]

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