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A planet orbiting two suns - the first confirmed alien world of its kind - has been found by Nasa's Kepler telescope, the US space agency announced.
It may resemble the planet Tatooine from the film Star Wars, but scientists say Luke Skywalker, or anyone at all, is unlikely to be living there.
Named Kepler-16b, it is thought to be an uninhabitable cold gas giant, like Saturn.
The newly detected body lies some 200 light years from Earth.
Though there have been hints in the past that planets circling double stars might exist - "circumbinary planets", as they are known - scientists
Originally posted by amatrine
I love that show red dwarf. Even have the song as my ringtone,lol
Originally posted by Heartisblack
I thought you were going to say we have a planet orbiting us, if you did. I'd just go get fat, be happy and die.
I don't know where I'm going with this, it's been a rough ride here though