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Permanent Daylight: Tattoine-Like Planet Has Three Suns

Astronomers have discovered a planet even more exotic than Tatooine, from the “Star Wars” saga, with its two suns. This new extra-solar world is known as HD 131399Ab and is the first one to be found in a wide orbit around three stars, according to a study published Thursday in Science magazine. This fascinating world was discovered by a team of astronomers headed by the University of Arizona using the four “Very Large Telescope Project” telescopes at the European Southern Observatory. Someone on the surface of the planet would either never experience complete nightfall or would see at least three…

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