Citizen Scientists Circumbinary planet

Citizen Planet Hunters Find a Planet in a Four-Star System

by Nancy Atkinson October 15, 2012

A family portrait of the PH1 planetary system: The newly discovered planet is depicted in this artist’s rendition transiting the larger of the two eclipsing stars it orbits. Off in the distance, well beyond the planet orbit, resides a second pair of stars bound to the planetary system. Image Credit: Haven Giguere/Yale. A planet has […]

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