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By Garth Ennis

Grasp storyteller GARTH ENNIS and type Beast artist FACUNDO PERCIO staff as much as carry a haunting new epic of technology fiction horror. The staff of the Caliban travels hyperspace on not anything greater than a regimen journey for the enormous vessel. simply humans which were within a section too lengthy, convinced of no different existence within the Galaxy, and the entire vastness of house to remind them how a long way they're from domestic. but if an most unlikely coincidence unexpectedly factors the Caliban to slam into an deserted flying saucers, a nightmare in area starts off to spread. Ennis gives you his distinct model of fallacious characters, spot-on conversation, and trademark flare for the unforeseen in a brand new sequence within the vein of Alien.

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This dominance of gas giants is to be expected, of course, because the Doppler radial velocity technique is strongly biased toward the detection of planets with large masses and short orbital periods. 5 AU, the wobble induced in the parent star will be too small to be observed, and the Doppler radial velocity technique will not detect the planet. It is important to note that most of the stars studied with this technique do not show any indication of the presence of planets. The detection of planets in some systems and not in others raises the question of how common gas giants really are in the star systems of our Galaxy.

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