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“Alien Behemoth” –Exoplanet Detected 13 Times Mass of Gas-Giant Jupiter

Publicado em 09 abril 2019
“We succeeded in obtaining pretty solid evidence of the existence of a giant exoplanet with a mass almost 13 times that of Jupiter [the largest planet in the Solar System] in an evolved binary system,” said astronomer Leonardo Andrade de Almeida. “This is the first confirmation of an exoplanet in a system of this kind.” Brazilian astronomers found the first evidence of the existence of an exoplanet orbiting an older or more evolved binary in which one of the two stars is dead. In the [...]