July 7, 2014
Discovery Expands Search For Earth-Like Planets
[ Read the Article: Newly-Discovered World Gives Astronomers A New Tool To Find Planets In Binary Systems ]
A newly discovered planet in a binary star system located 3,000 light-years from Earth is expanding astronomers’ notions of where Earth-like—and even potentially habitable—planets can form, and how to find them.
Credit: Ohio State University