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World News: Citizen scientists find new world with NASA telescope - Phys.org

Using data from NASA's Kepler space telescope, citizen scientists have discovered a planet roughly twice the size of Earth located within its star's habitable zone, the range of orbital distances where liquid water may exist on the planet's surface. The new world, known as K2-288Bb, could be rocky or could be a gas-rich planet similar…


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Posted: 2019-01-09 15:08:04

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