New Ultrahot Jupiter Contains Iron in Its Atmosphere

Astronomers have discovered a highly-irradiated gas giant exoplanet in close-in, highly misaligned orbit around a bright star called TOI-1518. TOI-1518 is a fast-rotating F-type star located approximately 742 light-years away in the constellation of Cepheus. Also designated as TIC 427761355 and BD+66 1610, it is almost two times larger and more massive than the Sun.…

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