Astronomers Simulate Exotic Clouds on Mini-Neptune GJ 1214b

A team of scientists from the University of Washington and the University of Toronto is the first to simulate 3D exotic clouds in the atmosphere of an exoplanet. The object in question is GJ 1214b, a so-called mini-Neptune exoplanet that was discovered six years ago by astronomers at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. Also known [...] —> Read More