“What’s exciting is that these objects are completely different from the majority of Earth-like planets,” said Caroline Dorn, astrophysicist at the Institute for Computational Science of theUniversity of Zurich – “if they actually exist.” It’s very likely they do, said Dorn and her colleagues who made the discovery.
Avi Shporer, Research Scientist, MIT Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space Research. A Google Scholar, Avi was formerly a NASA Sagan Fellow at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL). His motto, not surprisingly, is a quote from Carl Sagan: “Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.”
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