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Tons of Tatooines: Planets With Two Suns Common?

Post  Jackie (Admin) on Fri Jan 13, 2012 6:55 pm

"Andrew Fazekas
for National Geographic News
Published January 11, 2012

Hot on the heels of a report that says worlds with two suns can be Earthlike, a new study suggests our galaxy alone holds millions of "Tatooines"—nicknamed after the Star Wars planet with two suns.

The finding suggests that double-sun worlds are common across the universe and may represent an entirely new class of worlds, called circumbinary planets, experts announced today at a meeting of the American Astronomical Society in Austin, Texas..."
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