A simulation of a 6 planet system forming. The simulation starts of with 900 objects and tracks how they merge into the final planets.
Astronomers have discovered a planet that survived being engulfed by it’s star and influenced it’s evolution during it’s red giant phase.
According to a recent study, it turns out that having large exomoons are important for making exoplanets habitable for life.
Astronomers have found planet in the Whirlpool galaxy that orbits what could possibly be a black hole eating another star.