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BREAKING: NASA's Kepler Telescope Just Discovered Nearly 100 New Exoplanets

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  The number of exoplanets has risen by almost 100, as an international team of astronomers confirms a new batch found in data captured as part …

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Astronomers Have Discovered a Potentially Habitable Earth-Like Planet in Same Direction as Mysterious Radio Signals

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A potentially habitable world, termed Ross 128 b, has been discovered just 11 light years away. It is roughly Earth-sized and orbits its parent star once …

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Astronomers Have Discover a Blistering Planet Where It Snows Sunscreen

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Astronomers have used the Hubble Space Telescope to obtain detailed observations of the exoplanet Kepler-13Ab and have discovered that titanium dioxide (the main ingredient in some …

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CONFIRMED: Earth-Like Planet Discovered Just 4 Light Years Away

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European Southern Observatory (ESO) officials have finally confirmed that they have discovered a new exoplanet candidate named Proxima b inside the habitable zone of Proxima Centauri …

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New Search for Alien Life with Deep-Space Observatory

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     The European Space Agency’s Science Programme Committee has approved the Planetary Transits and Oscillations of stars (PLATO) mission to move into the construction phase. …

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More Alien Worlds! NASA to Announce

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var addthis_config = {“data_track_clickback”:true};       NASA will announce the latest crop of planet discoveries from the Kepler Space Telescope during a briefing Monday morning …

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Scientists Have Discovered a 'Puffy' Exoplanet With The Density of Styrofoam

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Astronomers have found a giant exoplanet larger than Jupiter, but with extremely low mass – a composition that gives this mysterious ‘puffy planet’ a density very similar …