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The small, cool M dwarf star TRAPPIST-1 and its seven worlds. New research from the University of Washington speculates on possible climates of these worlds and how they may have evolved.NASA

New climate models of small star TRAPPIST 1’s seven intriguing worlds

In a new study, scientists are modeling atmospheres, not just assuming that the things we see in the solar system will look the same...
Neighboring Exoplanets may Hold Water

Neighboring Exoplanets may Hold Water

Seven Earth-sized exoplanets circle, the ultra cool dwarf star TRAPPIST-1 is just 40 light-years from our own blue planet. According to MIT scientists, these...