Super Near “Super Earth” Discovered

Saturday, February 4th, 2012
 
The astronomy community has been really excited lately after a planet with potential Earth-like properties has been discovered. The best part about it is that the “super-Earth” orbits a relatively near star. The planet, tagged as GJ 667Cc, is found going around a M-class dwarf star (GJ 667C) located 22 light years away and is believed to be around 4.5 times bigger than our Earth. This solid piece of h