Is Earth All by Its Lonesome? Kepler Finds 4,034 Possible Companions by DENNIS OVERBYE


By DENNIS OVERBYE

Setting the stage for the next chapter in the quest to end cosmic loneliness, astronomers released a list of objects they are 90 percent sure are planets orbiting other stars.

Published: June 18, 2017 at 08:00PM

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