Astronomers Image First Sun-Like Star With Multiple Planets

The star TYC 8998-760-1 accompanied by two giant exoplanets.
Credit: eso.org
An international team of astronomers has directly imaged a very young, Sun-like star with multiple large planets—a first that may help astronomers better understand how our Solar System’s planets formed and evolved. The star, TYC 8998-760-1, is about 300 light years away in the southern...

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