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View Full Version : Kepler Has Found the First Earth-Sized Exoplanet in a Habitable Zone!



Fraser
2014-Apr-17, 07:00 PM
It’s truly a “eureka” moment for Kepler scientists: the first rocky Earth-sized world has been found in a star’s habitable “Goldilocks” zone, the narrow belt where liquid water could readily exist on a planet’s surface without freezing solid or boiling away. And while it’s much too soon to tell if this really is a “twin […]

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