By John Timmer
The American Astronomical Society is holding its 224th meeting in Boston, and the talks have been full of exoplanets. We’ve got one that shouldn’t exist, two that won’t exist for much longer (in astronomical terms), and a whole class of planets that could have trouble holding on to their atmospheres.
First are the two temporary residents of the Kepler-65 system, which have the misfortune of orbiting close …read more
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