new planet

The possible ninth planet is thought to be quite substantial with a mass around ten times that of Earth and a radius that’s
NASA's Kepler mission just discovered the first near-Earth-size planet in the “habitable zone” around a sun-like star.
To be clear, Kepler-421b does not have the longest year of any known alien planet. Many nontransiting worlds have much more
Imagine going to bed in one year, and waking up in another. That's reality on the newly discovered Kepler 78b, an Earth-sized
The planet orbits a star called Kappa Andromedae that is 2.5 times the mass of the sun and is located 170 light-years away
"In the cosmic game of hide and seek, finding planets with just the right size and just the right temperature seems only
The discovery of Kepler-22b, which is 600 light-years away from Earth, brings scientists one step closer to finding a planet
Scientists connected with NASA's Kepler space telescope have announced the discovery of a planet orbiting a Sun-like star that may resemble our own world. Its name is Kepler-22b.
By contrast, Earth is about 150,000,000 km (93 million miles) from its own sun. The National Optical Astronomy Observatory
The Kepler 16 star system is nearly 200 times closer than Tatooine is reputed to be. But there's this difference: this planet is for real.
Scientists were able to find the planet by tracking its companion star, or a pulsar, using the Parkes Radio Telescope in
Scientists at the European Southern Observatory's La Silla Observatory in Chile first observed the planet, which is now located