Massive exoplanets might be more like Earth than has been thought.

Massive terrestrial exoplanets – planets outside our solar system – called “super-Earths,” are known to be common in our Milky Way galaxy. New research from a Northwestern University astrophysicist and a University of Chicago geophysicist suggests a super-Earth is more likely to have an Earth-like climate than has been previously thought.

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