Hot Jupiter gives something back
Source: Astronomy & Geophysics, Volume 52, Number 1, February 2011 , pp. 1.06-1.06(1)
Abstract:Hot Jupiters, gas planets orbiting close to their host stars, raise questions about the evolution of planetary systems. Their very existence suggests extraordinary dynamics in the evolution of planetary systems, with giant planets spiralling in towards their stars.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: 2011-02-01