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NASA Scientists Unveil "Seven Hotspots for Life in Our Solar System & Beyond"

Space scientists estimate the odds of humanity being the only civilization in the universe at less than one chance in about “10 billion trillion.” Recent discoveries by the NASA's Kepler Mission of planets outside the solar system drastically increase the...
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