These are the closest planets yet discovered by the Kepler K2 mission.

September 15, 2017

The candidates for humanity's next home are...

August 16, 2017

This could be a huge advancement in finding another home after Earth.

July 31, 2017

You are looking at a system that's more than 40 light-years away.

March 12, 2017

CHARIS spectra can also measure planets' temperatures and atmosphere compositions.

November 15, 2016

The search for life beyond Earth has just gotten much more manageable.

August 5, 2016

One planet was even the size of Jupiter. Where exactly was that one hiding?

July 5, 2016

Data from NASA's Kepler mission has found a star system where four of the planets are locked in resonance.

May 15, 2016

Our universe is truly an amazing, awe-inspiring, and enormous place.

May 10, 2016