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Scientists Find Two Exoplanets Where Humans Can Survive

The term exoplanet is used for those planets, which are outside our solar system and revolve around another star, that is, their sun is another

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Scientists have been researching for a long time that how can they settle human civilisation on some other planet. The process of research has progressed and scientists have claimed that they have discovered two such exoplanets, on which the possibility of survival of humans is strong.

In the language of science, the term exoplanet is used for those planets, which are outside our solar system and revolve around another star, that is, their sun is another. The two planets that scientists have discovered are 100 light years away from us. 

Astrophysicist Laetitia Delrez was leading this discovery. Her team included scientists from all over the world. One of these planets has been discovered with the help of Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS - Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite), whose name is LP 890-9b and the other planet that is being talked about has been discovered with the help of this first planet.

The name of this planet is LP 890-9c. It is being told that it is about 40 times bigger than Earth. Along with this, the first planet that was told that LP 890-9b has increased almost three times from Earth. The SPECULOOS telescopes were also used for this discovery.

Scientists believe that the temperature of the star around which this planet is revolving is half that of the Sun. Therefore, there may be a possibility of life on the nearby planet LP 890-9c and it is easier for humans to develop the atmosphere there. NASA's Artemis 1 mission is also working in this direction. Artemis 1 mission has been postponed due to fuel leak. The next launch date of the Artemis 1 mission has been fixed for 23 September.

China's Chang'e mission is also somewhat similar to Artemis 1, for which it recently got permission. Many such missions will be seen in the coming days, but it is known that humans need the same atmosphere as Earth to survive on any other planet.


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