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  1. Solar System Like Ours Discovered

    Astronomers using the Kepler Space Telescope have discovered the first solar system “analogous to our own.” Although the system is more compact than ours, it is made up of seven planets orbiting a sun, with small rocky planets closer to the star and larger gaseous planets further away from it. While none of these planets could support life, studying a system so similar to our own could yield new knowledge about how solar systems – including ours – first formed.

    Source: Universe Today

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