Tuesday, July 5, 2022

Hot jupiter

Hubble explored extreme weather on ultra-hot Jupiters

They have the hottest planetary atmospheres ever seen.

Exotic water cycle and metal clouds discovered on Jupiter exoplanet

A “hot Jupiter’s” dark side is revealed in detail for the first time.

First cloudless, Jupiter-like planet discovered

It completes a rotation around its star in just four-and-a-half days.

First measurement of spin-orbit alignment for a distant ‘super-Jupiter’ planet

For the first time, astronomers have measured the spin-orbit alignment for a distant 'super-Jupiter' planet called Beta Pictoris b that located 63 light-years from...

New warm Jupiter alien world discovered

The newfound exoplanet, designated TOI-677 b, is about 20 percent bigger and more massive than Jupiter.

Hubble uncovers a heavy metal exoplanet shaped like a football

Observations by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope reveal magnesium and iron gas streaming from the heavy metal exoplanet known as WASP-121b.

Cooking up alien atmospheres on earth

NASA's JPL scientists are recreating conditions that found in the atmospheres of a special class of exoplanets called 'hot Jupiters' using a high-temperature "oven"...

Kepler’s first planet candidate confirmed, 10 years later

In February 2019, Ashley Chontos, a graduate student of University of Hawaii’s Institute for Astronomy, confirmed the existence of a massive hot Jupiter Kepler-1658b...

Giant planets around young star raise questions about how planets form

Specialists have distinguished a young star with four Jupiter and Saturn-sized planets orbiting around it. It is the first event when that such a...

Scientists Discovered New Twin Planets that could Solve Puffy Planet Mystery

How did the largest planets get to be so large? Scientists at the University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy have recently discovered twin planets that...

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