Saturday, June 22, 2013

Planet Alpha Centauri Bb

We've learned about the star system for Alpha Centauri,
and scientists now think they've found a planet in that star system!

The planet is called Alpha Centauri Bb.

It's not much like earth though, because it is so hot people think the whole planet is made of lava!

alpha centauri bb
(from: wikipedia - alpha centauri bb)