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HAT-P-7b A fascinating Planet Where It rains Rubies And Sapphires-1

HAT-P-7b: A fascinatingly-unique planet with clouds of rubies and sapphires

Scientists from  UK's University of Warwick have just uncovered a unique planet blessed with the proverbial 'shower' of gemstones. Situated beyond our solar system some 1,000 light-years away from Earth, this ginormous, Jupiter-like celestial body is believed to be surrounded by clouds containing the same mineral that forms rubies and sapphires. (more…)




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