OVER 350 EXOPLANETS HAVE BEEN FOUND, BRINGING US CLOSE TO AN INCREDIBLE MILESTONE

© Tiago Campante/Peter Devine via NASA Artist's impression of exoplanet system Kepler-444. After years of painstaking work, we're homing in on bringing the total of confirmed exoplanets – planets outside the Solar System – to a whopping 5,000. In a major new haul for exoplanet studies, a team of astronomers has identified 366 previously unknown potential exoplanets in data from th...

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