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Exoplanet Kepler 78b Orbits Its Star in 8,5 Hours

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Researchers at MIT have discovered an Earth-sized exoplanet named Kepler 78b that whips around its host star in a mere 8,5 hours -- one of the shortest orbital periods ever detected .......

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Animae C (520)
Wednesday August 28, 2013, 10:45 pm
Fascinating, thank you.

natasha s (714)
Thursday August 29, 2013, 9:41 am
Coooool stuff! Thanks Frans

Caroline S (79)
Thursday August 29, 2013, 11:15 am
Really fascinating. Thanks for the article!

Malgorzata Z (192)
Thursday August 29, 2013, 11:22 am

Mike M (43)
Thursday August 29, 2013, 11:30 am

Patricia H. (440)
Thursday August 29, 2013, 11:32 am

Robert O (12)
Thursday August 29, 2013, 1:16 pm
Thanks Frans!

Barbara V (51)
Thursday August 29, 2013, 1:49 pm
What a neat place to send the Republicans. Then they could do as they please.

Aileen P (40)
Thursday August 29, 2013, 3:07 pm
Thank you.

Roger G (154)
Thursday August 29, 2013, 3:25 pm
noted, thanks

Birgit W (160)
Thursday August 29, 2013, 5:28 pm
Neat, thank you.

DaleLovesOttawa O (198)
Thursday August 29, 2013, 8:36 pm
Good idea Barbara V and to make sure that they don't let lonely they can be joined by Canadian con-servatives.

DaleLovesOttawa O (198)
Thursday August 29, 2013, 8:37 pm
Space itself is very fascinating and intriguing and wish I could travel and observe the marvellous sights in space.

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Friday August 30, 2013, 1:45 am

Freya H (361)
Friday August 30, 2013, 7:59 am
The extraordinary discoveries are just barely beginning. What we know so far is barely the first letter of a very long and thick encyclopedia.
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