The discovery of several Earth-like planets (exoplanets) outside the solar system, has opened the possibilities to establish out first interstellar colonies.
Astronomers have captured for the first time an image of a baby exoplanet, through the disc of dust that surrounds its star.
New research into spin dynamics on Earth-like Exoplanets, suggests that are indeed Earth-like, they have regular seasons and stable climates.
A virtual exoplanet tour in a cool 360-degree visual display.
Nearly 100 new exoplanets orbiting stars outside our solar system have been discovered.
A system of at least five exoplanets has been discovered by citizen scientists through a project called Exoplanet Explorers.
With the discovery of an eighth planet, the Kepler-90 system is the first to tie with our solar system in number of planets.
Astronomers from the European Southern Observatory (ESO), revealed that a little-known exoplanet called K2-18b could well be a scaled-up version of Earth.
New periodic table sorts 3,700 discovered exoplanets into eighteen categories.
Astronomers discovered one of the closest Earth-like planets just 11 light years away.