fictional planet in the Star Wars universe

Tatooine is a desert planet in the fictional Star Wars universe. Anakin Skywalker was born on Tatooine, and his son Luke Skywalker grew up there.

An illustration of NASA's impression of a planet with two suns like Tatootine. Previously such planets were not considered possible. But more recent research by NASA shows this to be reality.[1]

Tatooine is a place with lots of criminals (including Jabba the Hutt), and slavery exists on this planet.

References change

  1. "Could the Planets in Star Wars Actually Support Life?" – via www.wired.com.