Astronomy

What Secrets Does the TRAPPIST-1 System Hold?

We may not be the only ones in the Universe, after all.   Ever since the Spitzer telescope identified seven Earth-like planets not more than forty light years away from us, scientists and researchers have been busy speculating the possibilities of life in the Transiting Planets and Planetesimals Small Telescope(TRAPPIST-1) system. Tucked away in the…