Astronomers have discovered a new Super Earth planet that's nearly as old as the universe itself.
  • IGN
  • Jan 20, 2021

Astronomers Discover 'Super Earth' That Is Almost as Old as the Universe - IGN - IGN

Astronomers have discovered a new Super-Earth planet that's nearly as old as the universe itself, but despite what the name might indicate, the words "Super Earth" only speak to the exoplanet's size … [+2752 chars]

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