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NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope Finds 17 New Exoplanets, Including an Earth-Sized World

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Researchers have discovered 17 new planets, including a potentially habitable Earth-sized world, by combing through data gathered by NASA’s Kepler mission. Over its original four-year mission, the Kepler satellite looked for planets, especially those that lie in the “Habitable Zones” of their stars, where liquid water could exist on a …

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