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Earth-Size Planet Found

Earth-Size Planet Found

An astronomer has discovered a "Goldilocks zone" planet that is thought to be nearly the same size as Earth. Using data from the Kepler space telescope, Thomas Barclay at NASA Ames made the calculations about a planet that orbits an M1 dwarf star. Further details about his discovery are forthcoming. More at Mail Online.

Exoplanet Illustration: Victor Hobbick/Shutterstock

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