39 Light Years Away…

For the first time, researchers at Keele University have detected an atmosphere around an Earth-like planet called Gliese 1132b (GJ 1132b), which orbits the dwarf star GJ 1132. The planet is located at a distance of 39 light-years away from Earth in the southern constellation Vela, and has a radius about 1.4 times that of…

via Hot Steamy Atmosphere Has Been Detected Around An Earth-Like Exoplanet For The First Time — Sparkonit

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