Scientists have discovered a planet around a star that is alien to the milky way. The Star HIP 13044 was once part of another galaxy which was swallowed up by the Milky Way. The star is nearing the end of its life and will expand and destroy the planet. The planet has been described as a gas planet so no life will be eradicated when the planet is swallowed up by the sun. The Star is 2000 Light years away in the constellationFornax.