posted by GW Dan

The First Photo of a Planet Outside Our Solar System

What you are looking at is a photo of the first planet to be recognized outside of our own solar system.  The planet is the orange dot near the yellow sun looking star.  This photo was taken in 2008 and has been researched up until now.  If you think we are alone in this universe you are sadly mistaken. Hit the link for the official press release.

Gemini Observatory


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Posted on June 30, 2010, in space and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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