They detect an exoplanet that challenges conventional models

The planet is 'very bloated', a fact that supports the hypothesis that it may have 'been formed in a radically different way from those of the Solar System'.

& nbsp; An international team of scientists, in collaboration with researchers from the University of La Laguna, has detected an exoplanet around a star located about 10,400 light years from Earth and that is very swollen, what 'challenges conventional models of planetary evolution'

According to the University of La Laguna, in a statement, this exoplanet that is abnormally thin, called WTS-1bm, has been detected by scientists from the Center of Astrobiology of the CSIC, the Institute of Astrophysics of the Canary Islands, the National University of Distance Education, the German Hispano Astronomical Center and other European and Latin American institutions.

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