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Habitable planet found that could harbor a massive ocean and gassy atmosphere

Habitable planet found that could harbor a massive ocean and gassy atmosphere (0)

Proxima b could be a habitable ‘ocean planet’ encircled by a thin, gas atmosphere much like our own

Astronomers have discovered the first star with an almost pure oxygen atmosphere

Astronomers have discovered the first star with an almost pure oxygen atmosphere (0)

Scientists have identified a new kind of star that is composed almost entirely of pure oxygen.

New Pluto discovery reignites push to reinstate ‘planet’ status

New Pluto discovery reignites push to reinstate ‘planet’ status (0)

The distant rock smaller than our own moon seems to be making a renewed push to be recognised as a planet.

Water Vapor Found on Neptune-Sized Exoplanet

Water Vapor Found on Neptune-Sized Exoplanet (0)

A Neptune-size planet beyond the solar system has telltale traces of water vapor in its atmosphere,

Astronomers spot Earth sized white dwarf made of DIAMOND

Astronomers spot Earth sized white dwarf made of DIAMOND (0)

conditions on the star are so cool that its carbon has crystallized, forming the Earth-size diamond in space.

Kepler Space Telescope Finds Billions Of Earth Like Planets Near Earth

Kepler Space Telescope Finds Billions Of Earth Like Planets Near Earth (0)

Kepler Space Telescope, has found that our Milky Way Galaxy could be host to over 4 billion Earth like planets.

Water Found in Atmosphere of Nearby Alien Planet

Water Found in Atmosphere of Nearby Alien Planet (0)

Water vapor has been detected in the atmosphere of one of the first alien planets ever identified by astronomers.

Closest Earth-like planet may be half as far as previously thought

Closest Earth-like planet may be half as far as previously thought (0)

The closest rocky, Earth-like world could be as close as 6.5 to 7 light years away