Seven New Planets – level 2

01-03-2017 07:00

NASA discovered seven earth-sized planets. They are 40 light years away and they orbit a nearby star. Its name is TRAPPIST-1. It a dwarf star and it is smaller than Jupiter.

There could be water and life on three of the planets, but people must study their atmospheres first.

Difficult words: discover (find), orbit (move around something), dwarf star (a small star).

You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.

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