1. How many Earth-like planets are around sun-like stars?  Phys.org
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A new study provides the most accurate estimate of the frequency that planets that are similar to Earth in size and in distance from their host star occur around stars similar to our Sun. Knowing the ...

How many Earth-like planets are around sun-like stars?

Scientists find new details of disaster caused when the solar system's biggest planets mysteriously moved away from the sun.Scientists find new details of disaster caused when the solar system's biggest planets mysteriously moved away from the sun.

Earth suffered 'ancient cataclysm' which melted rocks on the planet's surface | Metro News

Scientists are still hunting for exoplanets in the data gathered by the Kepler Space Telescope. Two new papers identify 18 relatively small examples.

18 New Earth-Size Exoplanets Pop Up In Old Kepler Planet-Hunting Data | Space

“Found this shot back in the archives just in time for #WorldLionDay!! A big male like this guy is by far one of the most awe-inspiring animals on the planet!”

Robert Irwin on Twitter: "Found this shot back in the archives just in time for #WorldLionDay!! A big male like this guy is by far one of the most awe-inspiring animals on the planet!… https://t.co/56OStJs57a"