Astronomers find planet hotter than most stars - Astronomy Now Online


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Astronomers find planet hotter than most stars
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But its blue A-type star, called KELT-9, is even hotter — in fact, it is probably unraveling the planet through evaporation. “This is the hottest gas giant planet that has ever been discovered,” said Scott Gaudi, astronomy professor at The Ohio State ...

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