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Astronomers find a pair of ‘super Earths’ in a nearby star system
The discovery comes after two decades of watching one of our closest stars.
First of its kind ‘teardrop’ star pulses with its own rhythm
What other kinds of wild star shapes are out there?
Kepler finally ran out of gas, but it will always fuel our planet-hunting ambitions
It defied the odds to discover thousands of planets.
Oodles of virtual planets could help Google and NASA find actual aliens
Teaming up to explore the galaxy with an AI assist.
NASA’s newest planet hunter has already found two potential exoplanets
And TESS is just getting started.
NASA’s most prolific planet-hunting telescope is taking a nap
But the end is fast approaching.
Watch SpaceX launch NASA’s new planet-hunting satellite
TESS is blasting off on Wednesday night.