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|Tango01||26 Sep 2017 1:52 p.m. PST|
"Using ESO's Very Large Telescope, astronomers made the discovery around the hot-Jupiter planet WASP-19b, a remarkable planet that has about the same mass as Jupiter. WASP-19b is so close to its parent star that it completes an orbit in just 19 hours and its atmosphere is estimated to have a temperature of about 2000 degrees Celsius.
As WASP-19b passes in front of its parent star, some of the starlight passes through the planet's atmosphere and leaves subtle fingerprints in the light that eventually reaches Earth…"
| Cacique Caribe ||27 Sep 2017 1:29 a.m. PST|
Come on, seriously? How can they possibly know what the demographics are on that planet? :)
|ScottWashburn ||27 Sep 2017 3:09 a.m. PST|
Well, we do know that the women would be really hot! :)
|Tango01||27 Sep 2017 9:55 a.m. PST|
|Winston Smith ||27 Sep 2017 10:12 a.m. PST|
Hunka hunka burning love.
|goragrad||27 Sep 2017 1:27 p.m. PST|
|Dn Jackson||28 Sep 2017 9:55 p.m. PST|
"Using ESO's Very Large Telescope"
Is that the official name of the telescope? 'I'd like to sign up to use the Very Large Telescope next week please.'
Just call it the VLT, it sounds much better.
|ScottWashburn ||29 Sep 2017 3:13 a.m. PST|
Still better than the 'Far-Away Look Thingy' (FALT)