NASA has discovered our solar system’s twin with 8 planets
The Kepler telescope has revealed a new planet in a system like ours. It shares a star with 7 other planets, tying our record for most worlds in a solar system
NASA has found our solar system’s twin more than 2500 light-years away. Using data from the Kepler space telescope, researchers have found an eighth planet at the Kepler-90 system, tying our own system for the highest number of known planets. Before the NASA announcement, online rumours had swirled speculating that the press conference might be about discovering aliens. As usual, it was not.
Google software engineer Christopher Shallue and Andrew Vanderburg at the University of Texas at Austin used a neural network – a type
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