First planet with water is spotted outside Solar System

12 07 2007

This is huge: Astronomers on Wednesday announced they had spotted the first planet beyond the Solar System that has water, the precious ingredient for life. The watery world, though, is far beyond the reach of our puny chemically-powered rockets — and in any case is quite uninhabitable.

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One response

13 07 2007

Wow, sweet!

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