Kepler Spies “Earth’s Cousin”
Today scientists working with the planet-hunting Kepler telescope announced that the mission has achieved one of its major goals: finding an Earth-sized planet in the habitable zone of a star.
Astronomers discover asteroid belts around Vega, adds to Vega Exoplanet evidence
Scientists from NASA and the European Space Agency have revealed that their observations of Vega indicate an outer and inner ring of asteroids – just like our own solar system.
First multiple exoplanet eclipse spotted by Kepler
A team from the University of Japan have found a unique occurrence in data from Kepler – the first multiple planet eclipse around a star called KOI-94.