giant planets

Even Really Massive Stars Seem to Have Planets

Can planets form around massive, hot stars? Some astronomers think they can't. According to the evidence, planets around stars exceeding…

7 months ago

The Giant Planets in the Solar System Stunted the Growth of Mars

A new study by an international team of researchers indicates that Mars' growth was stunted due to the orbital instability…

4 years ago

Was a Fifth Giant Planet Expelled from Our Solar System?

[/caption] Earth's place in the "Goldilocks" zone of our solar system may be the result of the expulsion of a…

11 years ago

Giant Planets

[/caption] While the inner four planets seem large, they are nothing compared to the four outer planets, which are also…

13 years ago