Must Read Rumors

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are “total homebodies” at Kensington Palace

Prince Harry is always on the road for his royal engagements. His girlfriend Meghan Markle is also busy as an actress. But in between they manage to make time to see each other.

Kate Middleton and Prince William will take George and Charlotte on royal tour of Poland and Germany

Prince George and Princess Charlotte will accompany the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on their upcoming European tour.

Duchess Kate debuts new haircut at Wimbledon

Prince William’s wife appeared at Wimbledon with a new elegant and refined haircut that didn’t go unnoticed.

Kate Middleton to attend opening of Wimbledon tennis championships

An avid tennis fan for many years, the Duchess of Cambridge, née Kate Middleton, will be present on the first day of the Wimbledon Championships this year.

Kate Middleton reveals mom Carole Middleton’s crush on Roger Federer

The Duchess of Cambridge, née Kate Middleton, was invited to participate in a documentary about tennis and she made some revelations about her parents during the interview.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are “total homebodies” at Kensington Palace
Kate Middleton and Prince William will take George and Charlotte on royal tour of Poland and Germany
Duchess Kate debuts new haircut at Wimbledon
Kate Middleton to attend opening of Wimbledon tennis championships
Kate Middleton reveals mom Carole Middleton’s crush on Roger Federer

Inhabitable planet discovered by astronomers

by Nicole
September 13, 2011 at 6:57 am

Two planets have been discovered outside the solar system in what astronomers call the habitable zone, or the Goldilocks zone.

Called HD85512b, the planet is 35 light years from Earth in the Vela constellation.

Researchers also identified 50 planets outside our solar system, using the HARPS spectrograph, an instrument of the European Southern Observatory located in Chile .

The fact that it is located in a habitable zone means that water can exist in liquid form, which is one of the key conditions that allow a planet to host life forms similar to those found on Earth.

“It’s going to be really muggy, just think about the muggiest ( Washington ) day you can think of,” said study author Lisa Kaltenegger, an astronomer with the Max Planck Institute in Germany . “We’re not saying it’s habitable for you and me.”

The newly-discovered planet is about 3.6 times the mass of Earth, with temperatures ranging from 85 to 120 degrees.

A year there is only 60 days and its sun is about 1,800 degrees cooler than our sun, Kaltenegger said.

Most Commented

    What do you think? What is your gossip?

    The rules: Keep it clean, stay on the subject and use English only - or we may delete your comment. If you see inappropriate language email us. Read our Terms and Conditions