This artist’s concept illustrates a catastrophic collision between two rocky exoplanets in the planetary system BD +20 307, turning both into dusty debris.
NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) finds first Earth-size exoplanet in the Habitable Zone.
First super-Earth exoplanet discovered with water vapor, orbiting in the habitable zone of its star, which may hold alien life.
New study provides most accurate estimate of frequency that exoplanets similar to Earth occur around stars similar to our sun.
Scientists took images of habitable planet Earth and transformed them into what alien astronomers light-years away would see.
Astronomers using data from NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope provide a rare glimpse of conditions on the surface of a rocky exoplanet orbiting a star beyond
NASA’s TESS (Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite) telescope discovered a relatively close super-Earth exoplanet, at 31 light-years from us.
NASA just released a map of all the 4000 known exoplanets, in a stunning video.
Astronomers using a new method to find small planets orbiting nearby stars, which previous surveys had overlooked, discovered 18 Earth-sized exoplanets.
Proxima Centauri, the closest star to the Sun, has a planet in the habitable zone, with potential life-supporting conditions.