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Published on Nov 18, 2021 08:58 AM IST
The exoplanet has a mass 70 per cent and size of about 1.4 times that of Jupiter, the Indian Space Research Organisation said.
Published on Nov 17, 2021 04:39 PM IST
PTI | , Bengaluru
- The disc surrounds an exoplanet dubbed PDS 70c, one of two gas giants similar in size and mass to Jupiter that orbit the star PDS 70, nearly 400 light years from our solar system.
Published on Jul 22, 2021 11:39 PM IST
- Nasa said that the newly-discovered exoplanet, TOI-1231 b, is more than three and a half times as big as Earth, calling it “oddly reminiscent” of Neptune.
Published on Jun 11, 2021 05:32 PM IST
hindustantimes.com | Edited by Kunal Gaurav, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
The exoplanet called HD106906 b occupies an unlikely orbit around a double star 336 light-years away. It was first discovered in 2013 with the Magellan Telescopes at the Las Campanas Observatory in Chile’s Atacama Desert.
Updated on Dec 12, 2020 05:30 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com| Edited by Nilavro Ghosh
The exoplanet is 124 light-years away, and is 2.6 times the radius and 8.6 times the mass of Earth. It orbits its star within the habitable zone, where temperatures could allow liquid water to exist.
Updated on Feb 27, 2020 06:25 PM IST
Hindustan Times, London | Prasun Sonwalkar
Bibha’s exoplanet was christened Santamasa, a Sanskrit word that means “clouded”, which refers to the nature of the exoplanet’s atmosphere.
Updated on Dec 18, 2019 05:24 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | Snehal Fernandes
Today, as per the NASA Explanet Archive, there are more than 4,000 exoplanets. Scientists are now evaluating potential chemical combinations that might indicate alien life.
Updated on Oct 15, 2019 07:55 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondent
Eight times the mass of Earth and twice as big, K2-18b orbits in its star’s “habitable zone” at a distance -- neither too far nor too close -- where water can exist in liquid form, they reported in the journal Nature Astronomy.
Updated on Sep 12, 2019 08:37 AM IST
Paris |Agence France-Presse
Barnard b (or GJ 699 b) is a super-Earth with a minimum of 3.2 Earth masses. It orbits its red star every 233 days near the snow-line, a distance where water freezes.
Updated on Jan 16, 2019 01:10 PM IST
New York |Indo Asian News Service
Scientists have discovered a cache over 100 new exoplanets using data from NASA’s Kepler Space telescope as well as ground-based observatories. The diverse planets are expected to play a large role in developing the research field of exoplanets and life in the universe.
Updated on Dec 04, 2018 04:41 PM IST
Tokyo |Press Trust of India
The discovery of the exoplanet came after a team from the Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad, spent one and half years studying data on the light emitted by the planet’s host star, EPIC 211945201.
Updated on Jun 08, 2018 06:46 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Malavika Vyawahare