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First potentially habitable Earth-sized planet confirmed: It may have liquid water

The first Earth-sized exoplanet orbiting within the habitable zone of another star has been confirmed by observations with both the W. M. Keck Observatory and the Gemini Observatory...

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Found: The Most Potentially Life-Friendly Exoplanet So Far

Kepler 186f is the most Earth-like exoplanet we've ever discovered, but it's so far away that details will remain scarce for a long time.

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'Earth's Cousin': Scientists Find Alien Planet That's Most Like Home - NBC News

Scientists say a world that's 490 light-years away qualifies as the first confirmed Earth-sized exoplanet that could sustain life as we know it — but in an e...

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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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The Rapture of the Nerds

A new religion has set out to store memories for centuries and deliver its believers into a world where our souls can outlive our selves

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