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NASA detects light from super-Earth

NASA scientists have, for the first time, seen the light from a planet outside our solar system that's a similar size to the Earth. read more
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Earth-Sized Planet Discovered By Scientists

News : Huffington Post (6 years ago)

HATFIELD, England — Scientists have discovered a planet outside our solar system that is close to Earth in size _ far different from the behemoths previously detected, researchers said Tuesday. Scientists attending a conference in E... Read Post

Nasa space telescope finds 'twin' of Earth orbiting a distant Sun-like star - 20th Dec 2011

News : The Coming Crisis (3 years ago)

A rocky planet the same size as the Earth has been discovered orbiting a star like our sun. It is the first time a planet of this size has been detected in another solar system. Scientists have hailed the technical achievement of de... Read Post

NASA mission finds first rocky planet outside our solar system

News : CNN's This Just In (4 years ago)

There goes the celestial neighborhood. Scientists at the Kepler mission have discovered a rocky planet outside our solar system, NASA announced Monday. The exoplanet, called Kepler-10b, is 1.4 times the size of Earth and is the smal... Read Post

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