Scientists have discovered more than 4,000 planets outside of our Solar System. Incredible! More interesting facts from this latest excellent piece at Universetoday.com.
In the past few decades, there has been an explosion in the number of planets discovered beyond our Solar System. With over 4,000 confirmed exoplanets to date, the process has gradually shifted from discovery towards characterization. This consists of using refined techniques to determine just how likely a planet […]