Dense Exoplanet Creates Classification Calamity - Universe Today
[/caption] Given all the fervor over the definition of Pluto (planet? dwarf planet? snowball?), let’s hope the debate over the discovery of a planet that lies in an equally hazy area of classification is a little calmer. The COROT satellite recently discovered an extrasolar planet named Corot-exo-3b. It’s quite a curiosity as far as exoplanets … Continue reading "Dense Exoplanet Creates Classification Calamity"