“Beyond Extreme” — Raining Iron on the Dark Side of a Giant Exoplanet

  “The observations” reports astrobiologist MarĂ­a Rosa Zapatero Osorio, coordinator of the ESO’s ESPRESSO science team about an exoplanet, 390 light years away towards the constellation Pisces, “show a huge quantity of iron in the daytime atmosphere of the giant planet WASP-76b. A part of this iron is transported to the dark side of the … Continue reading “Beyond Extreme” — Raining Iron on the Dark Side of a Giant Exoplanet