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 »

New Alien Planet Found By NASA’s Exoplanet Hunter TESS

NASA’s new exoplanet hunter called TESS – the abbreviation for Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite – is pretty good at discovering alien planets outside our solar system. We call them exoplanets, and scientists... Read more »

Icy Neptune-Sized Exoplanet, K2-263b, Found By Astronomers

Scientists spotted a giant frozen planet outside our solar system, orbiting a quiet G9-type dwarf star, dubbed as K2-263. Codenamed K2-263b, the distant world is an icy Neptune-sized exoplanet with a radius of... Read more »

Alien Life Might Exist On One Of The Earth’s Neighbor, As Proxima Centauri B Could House Water

Recent research suggested that Proxima Centauri B, the closest exoplanet to us, situated at only 4.2 light years, could house water. Therefore, alien life might exist on this Earth’s neighbor. Proxima Centauri... Read more »

Infant Gas Giant Exoplanet Weighed By ESA’s GAIA For The First Time

Data from the ESA’s GAIA missions, the European Space Agency’s star-mapping spacecraft, and the retired Hipparcos satellite helped scientists weigh an infant gas giant planet for the first time. The planet, called Beta Pictoris... Read more »