Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers This Ultrahot Exoplanet Has Metallic Skies

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers This Ultrahot Exoplanet Has Metallic Skies

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For the first time ever, astronomers have found iron and titanium in the atmosphere of a planet outside the solar system. The exoplanet, named KELT-9b, is the¬†hottest alien world ever discovered. The planet is so scorching, it’s even hotter than most stars. This sweltering¬†exoplanet, located about 620 light-years away from Earth in the constellation Cygnus,…