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Extrasolar Planet's Missing Water Discovered

November 24th, 2008 Leave a comment Go to comments

DailyTech – Extrasolar Planet’s Missing Water Discovered

A new analysis again suggests that gas giant HD209458b currently has water in its atmosphere.  The planet — nicknamed Osiris — is 150 light years away from Earth, located in the Pegasus constellation.  The planet was first detected in late November 1999, with the help of astronomical spectroscopy.

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