Ain’t she purdy?
This simulated image is the most accurate mugshot we have yet to acquire of an exoplanet. Pretty good going considering the first confirmed detection of an exoplanet happened a little over two decades ago.
[Image credit: D. Kasen, J. Langton, and G. Laughlin (UCSC); lifted from linked article]
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Why is there a giant goldfish on its side? Alien life?
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