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Rogue planet found among gang of stars

Orphan orb is closest object of its kind to Earth

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6:37pm, November 15, 2012

Not all planets are content to dutifully circle a star. A new rogue planet has been spied roaming free among a pack of young stars about 115 to 160 light-years from Earth.

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