Astronomers Discover Brightly Illuminated mini-Neptune

A group of astronomers led by Benjamin Montet of the California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, has discovered a highly irradiated mini-Neptune exoplanet orbiting a low-mass star known as EPIC 201912552. A paper describing the find by Montet and co-authors has been submitted to the Astrophysical Journal and is available on the website. EPIC 201912552 [...] —> Read More