There Could be At Least Two Undiscovered Planets in Our Solar System
|There could be two unknown planets present in our solar system beyond Pluto. Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech|
Just last year two scientists from the United States discovered a dwarf planet called 2012 VP113 in the Oort cloud and it was just beyond our solar system. The discoverers say that its orbit is affected by the promising occurrence of a dark and icy super-Earth, which could be up to ten times greater than our planet.
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There Could be At Least Two Undiscovered Planets in Our Solar System Reviewed by Umer Abrar on 1/16/2015 Rating: