Super-Earth Exoplanet Spotted By TESS In A Nearby Triple Star System

The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, also known as TESS, has recently discovered that some nearby stars have many fascinating planets orbiting them. The mission TESS has lasted for over one year so... Read more »

NASA Spotted Bizarre Hybrid Exoplanet With A Mysterious Atmosphere

There’s an entirely different exoplanet in our space, and it is called Gliese b (GJ 3470 b.). It is like a hybrid exoplanet, something between Earth and Neptune. Its core is rocky,... Read more »

Astronomers Observed The Formation Of An Exoplanet In A 200-Light-Years Away Protoplanetary Disk

During the early stages of formation, stars are encircled by disks of dust and gas which spin around them, which are known as the protoplanetary disk. As the system matures the disks... Read more »

Nearest Exoplanet, Proxima B, Might Sustain Life, A New Study Concluded

In 2016, a team of astronomers from the European Southern Observatory discovered an exoplanet, Proxima b, located in a nearby system called Proxima Centauri. The information sparked lots of discussions since the... Read more »

NASA Recreated The Atmosphere Of A “Hot Jupiter” Exoplanet In The Lab

The harsh conditions present on some exoplanet are fascinating, and some researchers want to learn more about them. A team of researchers from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory employed a creative method which... Read more »

Exoplanet Very Similar To Earth, HD 21749b, Discovered By Astronomers

HD 21749b, the planet in the question here, was discovered by TESS, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, and the distance between it and Earth is around 53 light years. It is so... Read more »

First Potential Exoplanet Is Finally Confirmed

Kepler enthusiasts are getting some really great news. The first potential planet that has ever been spotted by the Kepler telescope ten years ago has been finally confirmed. The first potential exoplanet... Read more »

Alien Life Possible on Frozen ‘Super Earth’ Exoplanet Which is Six Light Years Away

An exoplanet candidate found orbiting a star six light years away from our planet has just been declared by scientists an exoplanet, and it’s called Barnard b. Back in November 2018, researchers... Read more »

New Planet Found By Citizen Team of Volunteer Astronomers

The Kepler Space Telescope is sleeping and not expected to wake up since it’s out of fuel. However, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, or as we all know it – TESS, is... Read more »

NASA’s TESS Space Telescope Spotted A Super-Earth Exoplanet At 53 Light Years Away From Earth

The NASA’s TESS space telescope, which has been on a two-year exploration mission since April last year, found a planet outside the solar system, an exoplanet, located at 53 light years away... Read more »