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Heartbeat Stars Looked More Closely In Study
Heartbeat stars are binary stars that interest astronomers as their orbits are strange even for binary stars.
Existence of 1,284 More Milky Way Planets, Scientists Confirm
The existence of more than a thousand planets in the galaxy has benn confirmed by the scientists.
NASA Finds New Alien Planets
The University of Arizona reports at the 227th American Astronomical Society conference that the Kepler spacecraft has discovered new planets.
Just like in Star Wars: Binary star planetary systems have higher chances for alien life
Experts say that life is very much possible in planets revolving around twin stars.
Kepler's Death Will Not End Hunt For Earth-like Planets
The search for alien worlds beyond our solar system will continue, even without Kepler
Kepler Mission: Could the Orbiting Telescope Be Repaired In Space?
NASA could save the damaged spacecraft - here's a guide on how to fix a space probe 40 million miles away
'Alien Earths' Will Be Investigated By Congress
Congress is meeting Thursday to decide how to proceed on surveying three 'alien Earth' planets that could sustain life.