Record Fifth Planet Orbiting Nearby Star

November 8, 2007 — Leave a comment

Astronomers have announced the discovery of a fifth planet circling 55 Cancri, a star beyond our solar system. The star now holds the record for number of confirmed extrasolar planets orbiting in a planetary system.read more | digg story

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