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Newly discovered planet similar to Earth - New York Daily News
Dec 5, 2011 . WASHINGTON - A newly discovered planet is eerily similar to Earth and is sitting outside our solar system in what seems to be the ideal place .

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New planet similar to Earth discovered: How far is 600 light years ...
Dec 6, 2011 . Kepler-22b, the newly discovered Earth-like planet, is sitting just outside our solar system, some 600 light years away.

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New Planet: An Earth-Like World, 600 Light-Years Away? - ABC News
Dec 6, 2011 . NASA's Kepler mission has found a new planet, 600 light-years away, orbiting a star very much like the sun. Scientists say they've confirmed it .

Earth-like planet found in distant sun's habitable zone | The Space ...
Dec 5, 2011 . In a long-awaited milestone, astronomers using a NASA space telescope have found a roughly Earth-size world, Kepler-22b, orbiting around a .

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NASA - NASA's Kepler Mission Confirms Its First Planet in Habitable ...
Dec 5, 2011 . While the planet is larger than Earth, its orbit of 290 days around a sun-like star resembles that of our world. The planet's host star belongs to .

BBC News - Kepler 22-b: Earth-like planet confirmed
Dec 5, 2011 . Astronomers confirm the existence of an Earth-like world orbiting a star like our Sun in its "habitable zone" - at a balmy 22C.

Two new planets are most Earth-like ever seen but hot as hell ...
Dec 20, 2011 . The newly discovered exoplanets are the first ever detected outside the Solar System that are Earth's size or smaller.

Earth-like planet found in 'habitable' zone USATODAY.com
Dec 5, 2011 . Astronomers reported the discovery of an Earth-like planet outside the solar system "in the middle of the habitable zone."

What makes a planet livable? Five things scientists look for. - Is the ...
Feb 13, 2012 . Scientists have so far detected at least 550 planets outside the solar system and another 2000-plus await confirmation. But how to pick out the .

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Thanks to Plants, We Will Never Find a Planet Like Earth: Scientific ...
Feb 1, 2012 . Earth's flora is responsible for the glaciers and rivers that have created this planet's distinctive landscape.

Planet like Earth found in star's habitable zone
Dec 6, 2011 . Scientists and their Kepler spacecraft have discovered for the first time a planet in distant space that is much like Earth, circling a sun-like star .

New planet discovered 2011: Nasa space telescope finds 'twin' of ...
Dec 21, 2011 . Nasa's Kepler space telescope has found a rocky planet the same size as Earth - the first time a planet of this size has been discovered in .

NASA finding feeds talk of a new Earth - CBS News
Dec 5, 2011 . NASA has found a new planet outside Earth's solar system that is eerily similar to Earth in important aspects. Scientists say the temperature on .

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Potentially Earth-Like Planet Has Right Temperature for Life | Wired ...
Dec 5, 2011 . For the first time, astronomers have found a planet smack in the middle of the habitable zone of its sunlike star, where temperatures are good .

How much like Earth is Kepler's new planet? How we'll find out ...
Dec 10, 2011 . "Life is not a miracle. It is a natural phenomenon, and can be expected to appear whenever there is a planet whose conditions duplicate those .

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Found: Earth-Like Planet That Might Be Right For Life : NPR
Dec 5, 2011 . The planet, dubbed Kepler-22b, isn't much larger than Earth and is orbiting a star in a region that's not too hot and not too cold just the kind .

Kepler-22b planet just like Earth discovered - YouTube
Dec 6, 2011 . Nasa scientists have found a planet just like Earth called Kepler-22b. The twin planet is 600 light years away but there could be life on it. Report .

NASA finds new planet Kepler 22b outside solar system with ...
Dec 7, 2011 . NASA announced finding an Earth-like planet outside outside the solar system that could have the right temperature to support life.

Space Telescope Spots 'Earth-Like' Planet 600 Light Years Away ...
Dec 6, 2011 . Astronomers working with NASA's orbiting Kepler space telescope say they have discovered the smallest and most Earth-like planet ever seen .

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