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Astronomers discover most Earth-like planet yet

Astronomers have discovered what they say is the most Earth-like planet yet detected — a distant, rocky world that's similar in size to our own and exists in the Goldilocks zone where it's not too hot...

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Mount Everest avalanche leaves at least six Nepalese climbers dead

Another nine missing after massive avalanche caught a work party as they prepared route for fee-paying western climbers

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First Earth-Size Planet that Could Support Life Found

NASA's Kepler space telescope has identified a planet that is both similar in size to Earth and within the habitable zone of its sun

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