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Aug 26, 2011

Diamond Planet Discovered by Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne Astronomers

Diamond Planet Discovered by Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne Astronomers
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Diamond Planet illustration (Pulsar J1719-1438) Image Credit: Swinburne Astronomy Productions Swinburne University of Technology A so-called diamond planet has been discovered by astronomers orbiting a pulsar about 4,000 light-years away, according to reports by several international news sites, August 26, 2011. The new planet, orbiting the pulsar PSR J1719-1438, is thought to be denser than […]