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Submission + - Diamond planets and climate change (

An anonymous reader writes: Recently my colleagues and I announced the discovery ( of a remarkable planet orbiting a special kind of star known as a pulsar.
Based on the planet’s density, and the likely history of its system, we concluded that it was certain to be crystalline. In other words, we had discovered a planet made of diamond.
Following the publication ( of our finding in the journal Science, our research received amazing attention from the world’s media.
The attention we received was 100% positive, but how different that could have been.
How so? Well, we could have been climate scientists

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Diamond planets and climate change

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