Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 11:33
A team lead of astronomers at the SETI Institute and NASA Ames Research Center have used data from NASA`s Kepler space telescope to uncover 715 new exoplanets.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 03, 2014, 10:40
Astronomers have said that the planets Kepler-56b and Kepler-56c are going to be swallowed by their star in a short time by astronomical standards.
Last Updated: Sunday, May 18, 2014, 19:42
There is some good news for space research enthusiasts. NASA`s Kepler spacecraft is back in action, a year after suffering an equipment failure.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 11:42
Are astronomers being fooled by signs of life on exoplanets? This may well be the case if we believe a significant research, suggesting that the search for life on planets outside our solar system may be more difficult than previously thought.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 13:30
Researchers have claimed to have solved mysteries of one of the most fascinating nearby planetary systems now have been solved.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 26, 2014, 11:16
Lick Observatory`s newest telescope, the Automated Planet Finder (APF), has discovered two new planetary systems, in its first months of operation.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 06, 2014, 16:13
Researchers have clicked photos of a planet outside our solar system with an Earth-based telescope.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 05, 2014, 21:48
Astronomers, including one of Indian-origin, have developed a new technique that could help detect the telltale chemical signs of extraterrestrial life in the atmosphere of an alien world.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 02, 2014, 14:06
Exoplanets may have been teeming with alien microbial life just 15 million years after the Big Bang, according to a Harvard scientist.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 26, 2014, 19:40
Dust coming from comets and asteroids may have delivered water and organics to the Earth - jump starting life on our planet, US researchers say.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 09, 2014, 11:27
Super-Earths or massive terrestrial planets dotting our galaxy the Milky Way, may haveEmore earth-like climate then scientists have ever thought.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 08, 2014, 15:28
A team of researchers have said that massive exoplanets, called "Super-Earths," are much likelier to have an Earth-like climate than previously believed.
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