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Detecting LifeFriendly Climates on Other Worlds Exoplanets

Detecting LifeFriendly Climates on Other Worlds Exoplanets


Looking for Life-Friendly Climates on Other Worlds

Features That Could Be Used to Detect Life-Friendly Climates on Other Worlds

A New View of Exoplanets With Webb

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Artist's concept of planet K2-288Bb

A crowded solar system chock-full of planets. Credit: NASA/Tim Pyle

Discovery Alert: TESS Serves up Two New Planets

There's More To Life Than The Habitable Zone


Let's Lose the Term "Habitable Zone" for Exoplanets

Nearby Earth-sized world may be the best candidate yet in the search for alien life

Circumstellar habitable zone

“There seems to be no shortage of exoplanets,” says Jennifer Burt, a. “

Artist's impressions about Kepler-62 solar system worlds. Kepler-62e and Kepler-

Artist's depiction of a red dwarf star

Alien Super-Earth Planets Plentiful in Exoplanet Search

How Plate Tectonics Could Make Harsh Alien Planets More Friendly to Life

Planet-Hunter CubeSat Images Los Angeles

In this image, a red planet orbits a bright yellow sun.

Atmosphere Detected Around an Earth(ish)-Sized Planet | Smart News | Smithsonian

NASA Planetquest

Habitability of natural satellites

Life probably exists beyond Earth. So how do we find it?


Large Amount of Water Discovered in an Exoplanet's Atmosphere

Conservative Sample of Potentially Habitable Exoplanets


A New Exomoon Hunting Technique

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Exoplanet Travel Bureau poster Visualization Tools, Cosmos, Physics World, I Need Space,

NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) has found three confirmed exoplanets in the data


Exoplanet update: Discovery of seven Earth-like planets heats up search for life

Earth-like planets around small stars likely have protective magnetic fields, aiding chance for life

The Complicated History of Planets Around Barnard's Star

A “chaotic Earth” could exist in a planetary system in which a neighboring planet has “year” that is an integer multiple of another planet's “year,” and if ...

Kepler Team Finds System with Two Potentially Habitable Planets

Artist's impression of Proxima-b orbiting its star. Photo: ESO/M.

An artist's impression of a water-world exoplanet. Image credit: Sci-News


The worlds are so small that previous surveys had overlooked them. One of them is one of the smallest known so far; another ...

Artist's Concept of Nearest Exoplanet to Our Solar System Around Epsilon Eridani

Astronomers Confirm the Existence of 15 New Exoplanets, Including One Super-Earth

A new, low-cost attachment to telescopes allows previously unachievable precision in ground-based observations of exoplanets — planets beyond our solar ...

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'Exomoons,' Alien Moons Orbiting Exoplanets, Could Host Life Outside 'Habitable Edge,' Astronomers Say

A tasty snack for a hungry sun


There are a few cold planets we have spotted thanks to Kepler and other telescopes, but this one wins them all. Its name is OGLE-2005-BLG-390L b (I do hope ...

NASA Astrobiology Researchers Identify Features That Could Be Used to Detect Life-Friendly Climates on Other Worlds | ZUKUS

Circumstellar habitable zone

Illustration for article titled What would the perfect planet be like?

NASA's studying of Earth will help to discover Life on another Planet

Alien Ocean

Observing Solar System Worlds as if They Were Distant Exoplanets


Jupiter Marble

2 New Exoplanets More Like Earth Than Any Others

Kepler's Alien Dance

Under Metallic Skies: Titanium Oxide Discovered on Exoplanet For First Time | Futurism

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Artist's impression of a hot Jupiter.

Artist's illustration of the hot Jupiter CoRoT-2b, with a hostspot that is offset westward. [NASA/JPL-Caltech/T. Pyle (IPAC)]. Exoplanets ...

Is Discovery of Earth's Twin Imminent? Kepler Mission Finds Numerous Small, Rocky Planets (Sound Familiar). | The Daily Galaxy

Gliese 581 system

Lucky Planet: Why Earth is Exceptional-and What That Means for Life in the Universe Kindle Edition


A globular star cluster in the Milky Way

Within 20 light-years we've detected sizzling gas giants and rocky planets orbiting closer to their host star than Mercury orbits the Sun.

Hubble detects exoplanet with glowing water atmosphere

Illustration for article titled Planets Don't Need A Stabilizing Moon To Be

Image: UW astronomers Rory Barnes and Victoria Meadows of the Virtual Planetary Laboratory have created the “habitability index for transiting planets” to ...

Alone in the Cosmos

In the search for life-friendly worlds, water-rich planets therefore are obvious candidates and have attracted increasing attention in ...

Kepler-11 is a sun-like star around which six planets orbit.


Newly discovered layers of ice buried a mile beneath Mars' north pole are the remnants of ancient polar ice sheets and could be one of the largest water ...

Some interesting highlights this week (and NO, I'm NOT going to talk about Falcon Heavy. The rest of the world does it, right?). I have something else.

An artist impression of an exomoon orbiting an exoplanet, could the exoplanet's wobble help astronomers? Credit: Andy McLatchie

Venus-Jupiter Affect Earth's Climate Cycle


The Dawn of Distant Skies

The Kepler mission has discovered 1,284 new planets. Of these newly discovered planets, nine

Artist's concept of a hot Jupiter.

Getting good estimates of black hole spin, on the other hand, have been notoriously difficult.

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His method uses probability theory to calculate the possibility of detecting an extraterrestrial ...

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Astronomers Find First Habitable Earth-Like Planet

Results of 3-D Global Climate Simulations for K2-155d

Moonstruck: Another lunar landing captivates researchers but eludes resources

Weird Worlds? Yes -- by the Trillion