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NZ researchers shine light on crowded Milky Way

John Kerr posted in on January 12th, 2012.

A hunt for extrasolar planets has revealed that, on average, every star in the Milky Way has at least one companion planet. New Zealand researchers have participated in the work,  published in Nature, which found  that stars in our galaxy have an average of 1.6 planets orbiting them. The study is the product of  the […]

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