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'Super-jupiter' discovery dwarfs solar system's largest planet

Astronomers have discovered a new 'super-Jupiter' planet, 13 times bigger than jupiter, the largest planet in our own solar system. The planet orbits a star called Kappa Andromedae that is 2.5......

PHOTO: Record-setting gas storm on Saturn

A NASA satellite has captured rare, record-setting 'burp' on the surface of Saturn in the aftermath of a massive storm, the US space agency said. Temperatures in Saturn's stratosphere soared more......

NASA finds first rocky planet outside solar system

NASA's Kepler mission has confirmed the discovery of its first rocky planet, which measures 1.4 times the size of Earth and is the smallest planet ever discovered outside the solar system. The......

Newly-found super-earth, a waterworld?

A 'super-earth' discovered recently some 40 light years away could be covered with either water vapour or a thick haze, scientists have said. The planet, which is 2.6 times bigger than earth, has......

Big 'Planet X' may exist beyond Pluto: Study

An unknown world might exist beyond the orbit of Pluto, says a new computer model.Emerging reports say the hidden world -- said to be much bigger than Pluto -- based on the model could explain......

  People speak for astrophysical journal

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Q. What is the difference between MEDLINE and PubMed ?
:  A. MEDLINE is the largest component of PubMed (http://pubmed.gov), the freely accessible online database of biomedical journal citations and abstracts...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-difference-between-medline-and-pubmed-//answers/15079581

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Q. Which planet is Sun's immediate neighbour?
Anantharaman :  A. The Sun's New Exotic Neighbor: A Very Cool Brown DwarfScienceDaily (Mar. 22, 2006) Using the European Southern Observatory's Very Large Telescope...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-planet-is-suns-immediate-neighbour/15078079/answers/5844949

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Q. Tell me something about new invented planet,where life is possible.
Whizkid :  A. WASHINGTON -- For the first time astronomers have discovered a planet outside our solar system that is potentially habitable, with Earth-like...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/tell-me-something-about-new--invented-planetwhere-life-is-po/5844832/answers/713189

  Web results for Astrophysical Journal
'Something is Amiss in the Universe'

The Tarantula Nebula Nasa, ESA, and E. Sabbi/STScI There is a "missing light crisis" taking place in the universe with a huge deficit on what... ...

http://www.ibtimes.co.in/missing-light-crisis-something-amiss-universe-604151
NASA

: Planets in eccentric orbits can experience powerful tidal forces, and friction from the tides could be the key to the survival for some distant... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a472632.html
NASA

Washington: A new computer model by NASA has found that friction from tides could help some distant Earth-sized planets, traveling in dangerous... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/space/tidal-friction-could-facilitate-habitable-situations-on-distant-earth-sized-planets-nasa_946459.html
Study disproves signal clues from two potentially habitable planets

Scientists have revealed that the controversial signals were not coming from the two planets, which might support life, orbiting the dwarf star... ...

http://www.netindia123.com/netindia/showdetails.asp?id=2418662&n_date=20140704&cat=India
Study

Washington: US scientists said on Thursday two distant Earth-like planets, which some believed might be able to harbor life, do not actually exist... ...

http://www.ndtv.com/article/world/two-earth-like-planets-don-t-exist-study-552692

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