Exoplanets dance around a distant star in 12 years

Four Jupiter-mass exoplanets dance around their parent star in a stunning new timelapse collected over a dozen years.

The goal of the newly released video is to make the long orbits of these massive exoplanets more recognizable to a wide audience, Northwestern University astrophysicist Jason Wang said in a statement. (opens in a new tab).

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