BBC News – ‘Free-floating’ planets found with no star in sight

An international team of astronomers claim to have found free-floating “planets” which do not seem to orbit a star.

Writing in Nature, they say they have found 10 Jupiter-sized objects which they could not connect to any solar system. They also believe such objects could be as common as stars are throughout the Milky Way.

via BBC News – ‘Free-floating’ planets found with no star in sight.

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