• We Found Another Ten Earth-Esque Planets!

    4 monthes ago - By Geek

    Research teams at NASA working with Kepler Space Telescope yesterday announced that they've identified 219 possible new planets. Ten, they suspect, are pretty Earth-y. For those not in the know, Kepler is one [...]
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  • NASA releases Kepler Survey Catalog with hundreds of new planet candidates

    NASA releases Kepler Survey Catalog with hundreds of new planet candidates

    4 monthes ago - By Phys.org

    NASA's Kepler space telescope team has released a mission catalog of planet candidates that introduces 219 new planet candidates, 10 of which are near-Earth size and orbiting in their star's habitable zone, which is the range of distance from a star where liquid water could pool on the surface of a rocky planet.
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  • Final Kepler Report Includes 219 New Potential Exoplanets

    Final Kepler Report Includes 219 New Potential Exoplanets

    4 monthes ago - By ExtremeTech

    A new planetary catalog unveiled by astronomers during a recent meeting at the Ames Research Center signifies the final chapter of Kepler. Its grand total: 4,034 objects.
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