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Confusion over habitable zone

You should take the inner and outer edges of the habitable zone of the Sun as your model. You say your star has luminosity of 20. If that is 20 times the luminosity of the Sun, there is a ...
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Confusion over habitable zone

The reason you get a too cold temperature for Earth is of course because you ignored the greenhouse effect. The atmospheric composition strongly affects the actual temperature of planets, which ...
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On the Radiation Field of large Gas Giants

I've been interested in exomoons for a while as well, and having read multiple studies (I admit I only fully read about two), I don't recall seeing any mention of Van-Allen belts being an issue. The ...
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