Huge planet 10 times bigger than Jupiter found orbiting a pair of giant stars

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“Until now, no planets had been spotted around a star more than three times as massive as the Sun,” wrote the European Southern Observatory. Kabar Medsos – Scientists have discovered a giant planet orbiting a massive pair of extremely hot stars, an environment previously thought too inhospitable for a planet to form in. A research article published Wednesday in the science journal Nature said the discovery of the planet, named “b Centauri (AB)b” or “b Centauri b,” disproves a widely held belief among astronomers. “Until now, no planets had been…