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Wednesday, December 07, 2011
More Discoveries of Planets around Other Stars
Image credit: NASA/Ames/JPL-Caltech
More progress announced this week of the Kepler mission's discoveries of candidate exoplanets (planets that orbit stars other than our sun). One of these, Kepler-22b, is in the "habitable zone", where temperatures would allow the presence of liquid water, enhancing the possibility of life existing there.