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NASA Poster Illustration of Exoplanet 55 Cancri e

Designed in the style of vintage travel posters, NASA's "Exoplanet Travel Bureau" series imagines what it might be like to visit known exoplanets: that is, worlds outside our solar system.

 

This poster from NASA's Exoplanet Exploration Program (ExEP) illustrates futuristic explorers gliding in a protective bubble over the red-hot landscape of the exoplanet "55 Cancri e," which may be covered in a lava ocean.

 

Read more: go.nasa.gov/2Dj213U

 

Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

 

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Uploaded on February 7, 2019