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Diamond Planet 55 Cancri E May Not Be So Precious After All


Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, discovery, interesting, research, space, study )

Frans
- 291 days ago - popularmechanics.co.za
In the sky with diamonds? A so-called super-earth, planet 55 Cancri e was believed to be the first known planet to consist largely of diamond, due in part to the high carbon-to-oxygen ratio of its host star....



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Comments

Birgit W. (140)
Thursday October 10, 2013, 1:12 pm
Thanks for sharing.
 

Jhn Wzt (3)
Thursday October 10, 2013, 5:09 pm
intresting
 

Michael M. (5)
Thursday October 10, 2013, 5:41 pm
Meh... Sounds like someone is trying to cover up the diamond planet so they can keep it for themselves! :p
 

Bob P. (425)
Thursday October 10, 2013, 6:05 pm
Thanks Frans
 

Gary A L. (132)
Thursday October 10, 2013, 8:49 pm
thanks Fran now if my fiance hears about this I may be in for a long trip LOL
 

Robert O. (12)
Thursday October 10, 2013, 9:48 pm
Thanks Frans.
 

Karen Chestney (103)
Thursday October 10, 2013, 10:18 pm
Thank--you--very interesting article---enjoyed reading it.
 

Jennifer C. (172)
Saturday October 12, 2013, 6:36 am
Thanks.
 

Dale O. (189)
Saturday October 12, 2013, 8:47 pm
Fascinating.
 

Robert Hardy (67)
Saturday October 12, 2013, 9:34 pm
Well I guess the diamond market is safe on Earth.
 
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