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Fraser
2009-Jun-18, 02:10 AM
In what might be a evidence of planetary billiards, astronomers have found an exoplanet with an extremely odd orbit. The question is, was this planet the cue ball or the object ball? While most planets orbit around a star's mid-section, this one called XO-3b — is tilted about 37 degrees from [...]

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