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#Goldilocks zone

# goldilocks-zone - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Scientists have found a new planet that bears an uncanny resemblance to Earth
# Goldilocks Zone
# Goldilocks Zone

Scientists have found a new planet that bears an uncanny resemblance to Earth

Aug 24th 2016, 7:48 PM 41,998 Views 127 Comments

Named Proxima b, the planet is in a temperate zone compatible with the presence of liquid water – a key ingredient for life.

# goldilocks-zone - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Twins? Not quite. But Nasa has found the most Earth-like planet yet
# Home From Home
# Home From Home

Twins? Not quite. But Nasa has found the most Earth-like planet yet

Jul 23rd 2015, 11:14 PM 32,533 Views 130 Comments

Pack your bags though, it’s quite a trip.

# goldilocks-zone - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

Opinion: We have found Earth's Cousin outside our solar system ... but what does that mean?
# Stargazer
# Stargazer

Opinion: We have found Earth's Cousin outside our solar system ... but what does that mean?

May 6th 2014, 7:30 PM 83 Views 42 Comments

The Kepler spacecraft been on a planet-hunting mission since 2009 – and it’s just found the first Earth-sized planet in a habitable zone. What are the implications?

# goldilocks-zone - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Nearby star is good candidate for Earth-like planets: study
# Astronomy
# Astronomy

Nearby star is good candidate for Earth-like planets: study

Dec 19th 2012, 10:35 AM 4,983 Views 25 Comments

Located 12 light years away, Tau Ceti has five planets that orbit it in a balmy zone which gives the best chance for nurturing life, astronomers say.