NASA Kepler snaps evidence of 100 billion potential Earths

NASA’s Kepler spots evidence of 100 billion planets.

NASA Kepler snaps evidence of 100 billion potential Earths

Science Recorder | Staff | Saturday, January 05, 2013

A new study by astronomers working with the Kepler Space Telescope suggests that our galaxy contains at least 100 billion alien planets. "It's a staggering number, if you think about it," says lead author Jonathan Swift of California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, California. "Basically there's one of these planets per star... To continue reading, subscribe to Science Recorder today.

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