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HD 10180 planets discovered

  1. Aug 29, 2010 #1

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    HD 10180 star system


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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r96nO0qoLUU&feature=player_embedded"
     
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  3. Sep 5, 2010 #2
    127 light years away! That's approx thirty-one times farther than our nearest star.
    Two-way communication would take more than two-hundred fifty years. Anyone sending a message would be dead by the time a reply arrived.
     
  4. Sep 6, 2010 #3

    Active two-way personal human to human (or alien) communication between any two different star systems would be limited to about 40 light years radius and only one message per human lifetime.
     
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