The vast majority of stars in our Milky Way galaxy host planets, many of which may be capable of supporting life as we know it, a new study suggests. ...
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By: Megan Gannon
Published: 03/31/2013 11:04 AM EDT on SPACE.com
Astronomers have spotted a star in our galaxy that races around a black hole at ...
By: Nola Taylor Redd
Published: 04/28/2012 08:24 AM EDT on SPACE.com
A new estimate of the number of habitable planets orbiting the most common ...
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Gliese 581 may be small as stars go, but it looms huge in the vision field of planetfinders.
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