A New Family of Planets ? "Ocean Planets"
Icarus, no. 2 (2004): 499-504
A new family of planets is considered which is in between the rocky terrestrial planets and the gaseous giants, “Ocean-Planets.” We present the possible formation, composition and internal structure of these putative planets. We consider their oceans, as well as their possible Exobiology interest. These exoplanets should be detectable by ...更多
下载 PDF 全文