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A Water Reservoir
With 140 trillion times the amount of water held in the Earth’s oceans, this cloud of H2O gas is over 12 billion light years away near a black hole.
The Diamond Planet
55 Cancri e is an entire planet made out of diamond. Take that Bill Gates.
The Planet of Burning Ice
Although it’s 439 degrees celcius on Gliese 436 b, it’s watery surface doesn’t evaporate. Instead, the molecules pull together to form something known as “hot ice”.
Consisting of ethyl formate, this is the same gas that gives raspberries their taste and rum its smell. Just in case you were wondering what the center of our galaxy smells like…
With six stars orbiting around a central mass, this system is over 54 times as bright as our sun.