Seven earth like planets discovered orbiting nearby star, may hold life

Three of the seven planets which circle Trappist-1 star in Aquarius constellation are at the right distance for liquid surface water, raising the prospect of life.

The proximity of the Trappist-1 solar system, combined with the large size of its planets make it good target for follow-up studies. They hope to seen the planets’ atmospheres for possible chemical fingerprints of life. Photo : AP

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s