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ESO's newly discovered 'Earth-like' planet! August 25 2016

Cannot wait to learn more about ESO's newly discovered 'Earth-Like' planet!    "A newly discovered, roughly Earth-sized planet orbiting our nearest neighboring star might be habitable, according to a team of astronomers using the European Southern Observatory's 3.6-meter telescope at La Silla, Chile, along with other telescopes around the world.  The exoplanet is at a distance from its star that allows temperatures mild enough for liquid water to pool on...