Hubble spots Earth-like planet with clouds

Hubble spots a stunning planet.

Hubble spots Earth-like planet with clouds

Science Recorder | Delila James | Wednesday, January 01, 2014

Two teams of researchers using NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope report finding thick layers of high-altitude clouds in the atmospheres of two nearby exoplanets: a “warm” Neptune and a super-Earth. The two planets are among the closest to our solar system found so far. The warm Neptune, classified as GJ 436b, is a relatively close 36 light years from Earth in the constellation Leo... To continue reading, subscribe to Science Recorder today.

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