WASP-69b

You Can't Know the True Size of an Exoplanet Without Knowing its Star's Magnetic Field

In 2011, astronomers with the Wide Angle Search for Planets (WASP) consortium detected a gas giant orbiting very close to…

2 months ago

A Hot Jupiter With a Comet-Like Tail

About 164 light-years away, a Hot Jupiter orbits its star so closely that it takes fewer than four days to…

5 months ago