Astronomers Just Found 10 New "Earth-Like" Planets

“This carefully-measured catalog is a substructure for directly responding one of astronomy’s many constrained questions – how many planets like a Earth are in a galaxy?” Susan Thompson, Kepler investigate scientist for a SETI Institute in Mountain View, California, pronounced in a statement.

Now, in a extended mission, Kepler will start looking elsewhere, including during a seven Earth-sized Trappist-1 planets announced progressing this year.

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