Fact of the Day Image February 9th

On a distant exoplanet, it rains glass! The planet, HD 189733b is a fare-off exoplanet that is filled with danger. One of the dangers is rainstorms of molten and solid glass! The glass falls from the atmosphere. The heavy winds sometimes make it rain glass sideways! From a distance, this planet looks blue like the Earth’s oceans, but that is just an illusion. This planet is far from habitable!