It gets so hot on a distant planet designated Wasp-76b that iron vaporizes in the atmosphere.
It’s the only exoplanet known so far to have both water and temperatures needed for life.
It's an iceball.
Astronomers say 'K2-33b' is just 5 million to 10 million years old.
The university student found four "planet candidates" outside of our solar system.
Strange world is just 40 light years away.
The methods used to find this alien world, which has no host star, could help us to better identify life-sustaining objects in the future.
One star and its planet could become "Starry Bunnies" and "Tortoise."
(Story continues below.) A polar view of planet Gliese 436b and its long, comet-like tail orbiting its host star. The exoplanet
Barnes and his colleagues are calling for more research to determine how common "chaotic Earths" are, and to distinguish