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From NASA: “Discovery Alert: These three new planets are Qatar-8b, 9b and 10b are all gas giants like our own Jupiter and Saturn, but in such tight orbits around their parent stars that they hover between 1,457 degrees to 3,000 degrees F.”

Note: This brings the total number of confirmed exoplanet discovers to 3,949 - only 51 to go until 4K.


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