Astrophile: Diamond planets get even more precious
The Milky Way was supposed to be a prospector's paradise, studded with planets made of diamond.
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Since: Jan 11
#1 May 2, 2013
Rumor has it that Diamond is hard stuff.:)
So if two diamond planets' orbits get unstable and they collide would they just ricochet off in new directions like Billiard Balls, perhaps using a Black Hole for a corner pocket?
Or will we have to await arrival of a cosmic Billiard Cue to find out?:)
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