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Space (2). Italian ASI: the magnificent seven worlds of Trappist-1
Rome, Italy - They belong to the same solar system. Exceptional discovery by NASA
From the website of ASI, Italian Space Agency, by Manuela Proietti. Seven planets with sizes similar to Earth that orbit around a same sun, three of which move inside the so called habitable zone and therefore could theoretically have water oceans on their surfaces. The discovery published by the "Nature" journal marks another step forward in the field of the hunt for potentially livable exoplanets....
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency