Kepler 452b - updates

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Scientists to unveil new Earth-like planet – report

Aug 13, 2016 - 12:30 AM

The exoplanet orbits a well investigated star called Proxima Centauri part of the Alpha Centauri star system German weekly Der Spiegel says

In this artistic concept, Earth (left) is compared with Kepler-452b, which was announced last year as Earth's closest twin. Image credit: NASA/Ames/JPL-Caltech/T. Pyle

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Jul 24, 2015 - 6:33 PM

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Found: 'Bigger, older' Earth-like planet

Jul 24, 2015 - 12:00 AM

UPDATED A planet orbiting a Sun like star 1 400 light years away is found to be strikingly similar to Earth – and could shed light on what our planet could become in the future

EARTH 2.0. The artistic concept compares Earth (left) to the new planet, called Kepler-452b, which is about 60 percent larger. NASA/Ames/JPL-Caltech/T. Pyle