A Second Planet May Have been Found Orbiting Proxima Centauri! And it’s a Super Earth.

A Second Planet May Have been Found Orbiting Proxima Centauri! And it’s a Super Earth.

Astronomers have discovered another candidate exoplanet orbiting our neighbor, Proxima Centauri. A paper announcing these results was just published in the journal Science Advances. If confirmed, it will be the second exoplanet orbiting the star. It was big news in 2016 when astronomers discovered a planet orbiting Proxima Centauri (PC,) the nearest star to our …

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