|A. I. of 55 Cancri e with Earth in front credit: NASA|
In fact, the planet may actually be stranger and wetter than astronomers ever imagined.
The exotic planet 55 Cancri e is a relatively close alien planet, just 40 light-years away from Earth in the constellation Cancer (The Crab).
55 Cancri e is part of a multiplanet system that was first detected in 1997. Five planets circle the host star, and 55 Cancri e was discovered in 2004.
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