Hey Look We Found Tatooine In Real Life

French astronomers think they found Tatooine in real life and we didn't even have to travel to a galaxy far, far away (well, it's still kind of far). The fictional home of Luke Skywalker is called 2MASS0103(AB)b in real life and it revolves around two suns that move relatively close together. Basically, this planet is… » 3/28/13 2:00am 3/28/13 2:00am

This Is the Binary Star Planet We Were Looking For

have confirmed what it seemed inevitable: a planet orbiting a binary star. It's no Tatooine but a Saturn-sized gas planet twisting around two stars about 1.5 and 4.5 smaller than our Sun. » 9/15/11 7:00pm 9/15/11 7:00pm