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Kepler Spacecraft Finds System With Multiple Planets Transiting the Star

August 26th, 2010 08:10 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

rhaas writes NASA’s Kepler spacecraft has discovered the first confirmed planetary system with more than one planet crossing in front of, or transiting, the same star. They found two planets almost the size of Saturn, and possibly a third, small, very hot planet with a radius about 1.5 times that of Earth.”

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