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Research redefines lower limit for planet size habitability (phys.org)
6 points by lelf 7 days ago | hide | past | web | favorite | 2 comments

Looks like Harvard SEAS staff should read some Tufte to avoid making such terrible visualizations. Showing a single dimension change with three-dimensional objects is exactly what Tufte slammed Pravda for. Of course the researchers didn't write the press material, but we should be able to expect better from a major research institution.

How do such small planets hold onto their atmospheres?

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