7 Flips | 1 Magazine | @tomroylance33 | Keep up with Tom Roylance on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Tom Roylance”
For the first time, astronomers have determined the true colour of a planet orbiting another star http://bbc.in/13RftXh The world, known as HD189733b, has a deep azure hue - probably the result of silicate (glass) rain in the atmosphere, which scatters blue light. At a distance of 63 light-years from us, this turbulent alien world is one of the nearest exoplanets to Earth that can be seen crossing the face of its star.
Improving your knowledge daily with interesting facts, stories and things that make you think. We fact check all of our content.Fact Checking
This Facebook post is no longer available. It may have been removed or the privacy settings of the post may have changed.