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UNLV Study Explores Possible Life on the Moons of Rogue Planets

UNLV astrophysicists ponder "reservoirs of life" on the moons of planets expelled by their hosts and drifting through the galaxy.

In a new study, UNLV astrophysicist Jason Steffen explores the possibility of life on the moons of rogue planets—solitary planets ejected from their host star which drift through the galaxy. (courtesy image)

  • Research
  • September 18, 2018
  • By Jason Steffen
  • UNLV Office of Media Relations (702) 895-3102; mediarelations@unlv.edu

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