The Search For Rogue Planets is Over | 170 Terrifying Planets JUST DISCOVERED

Science Discoveries

The mention of a “rogue planet” may conjure up images of the Death Star, but we should be happy that what astronomers have found is nothing of the sort. Up to 170 of these vagrants are in our cosmic backyard, and surprised researchers say there may be billions of them floating around our Milky Way, completely free of host stars.

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