A study team led from the University of Hawaii recently studied two inflated gas giants, and revealed a possible explanation as to why they are so “puffy”.
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Determining the distance of galaxies from our Solar System is a tricky business. Knowing just how far other galaxies are in relation to our own is not only key to understanding the size of the universe, but its age as well. In the past, this process relied on finding stars in other galaxies whose absolute […]