Kepler Finds Earth-Size Planet Candidates in Habitable Zone

Posted 09 Feb 2011 in Featured Video, Science

NASA’s Kepler mission has discovered its first Earth-size planet candidates and its first candidates in the habitable zone, a region where liquid water could exist on a planet’s surface. Five of the potential planets are near Earth-size and orbit in the habitable zone of smaller, cooler stars than our sun.

Posted by raphen


Leave a Reply