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The 7 Planets of TRAPPIST-1 Have Surprisingly Similar Properties

by Ryan Whitwam

Astronomers are getting very good at hunting for exoplanets with a little help from powerful ground and space-based telescopes. We’re no longer finding one planet here and there — we’re discovering entire solar systems. TRAPPIST-1 has been of particular interest with its system of seven planets, discovered in 2016 and 2017. A new study…

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