Daily alternative news articles at the News Desk for GrahamHancock.com. Featuring alternative history, science, archaeology, ancient egypt, paranormal & supernatural, environment, and much more. Check in daily for updates!
To sign up to the Graham Hancock newsletter mailing list, please click here.
August 20 2013
Astronomers have discovered a scorching-hot "lava world" whose year lasts just 8.5 hours and determined that another planet candidate with an even tighter orbit is likely composed almost entirely of iron.
The newfound Earth-size exoplanet Kepler-78b is so close to its host star that its surface is likely an enormous ocean of lava, researchers said. Further, the discovery team was able to detect light emitted by the planet — a first for a world so small.
[Follow article link...
Back to Previous...
Go to News Desk...
Enjoy the newsdesk? Please tell others about it:
Add Graham via his official Twitter, Google+ and facebook pages.
Dedicated Servers and Cloud Servers by Gigenet.
Invert Colour Scheme / Default