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The Promise of Kepler-22b

7th Dec, 2011 - 1.1M views Exciting news from the Kepler mission yesterday! Here's what happened: they discovered a planet that is roughly the size of Earth, and is a good distance from the planet. Unfortunately,

The Importance of Gliese 581g

13th Oct, 2010 - 424.9K views

Get astronomy tweets here:!/DeepAstronomy The fact that we've found a habitable planet candidate so soon after starting our search has important implications for the number of habitable planets that may exist in our galaxy -

The First Five Worlds of Kepler

6th Jan, 2010 - 266K views

On January 4th, 2010, the Kepler Science Team announced the first five worlds discovered by the Kepler Space Telescope. These planets are larger, Jupiter-sized ones, instead of the smaller Earth-sized planets it was designed to detect, but these d

Kepler's New Universe

19th Feb, 2014 - 118.6K views

Kepler has opened up a new universe. Only about 20 years ago, we didn't know if there were any other planets around any other stars besides our own, now we know we live in a galaxy that contains more planets than stars. Every star in our galaxy has o

The First Earth-sized World of Alpha Centauri

27th Oct, 2012 - 94.2K views

Please consider supporting this content on Patreon: European astronomers have discovered a planet with about the mass of the Earth orbiting a star in the Alpha Centauri system — the nearest to Earth. It is also the

The First Earth-Sized World of Kepler

17th Jan, 2011 - 42.8K views

Subscribe to the DeepAstronomy iTunes Podcast: and add to iTunes. On January 10th, 2011, after gathering and analyzing over 8 months of data transmitted from the spacecraft, the Kepler Science Team announce

TESS: A New Era of Exoplanet Discovery

7th Jan, 2016 - 26K views

In August 2017, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite will launch atop a Falcon 9 Spacecraft ushering in a new era of exoplanet discovery. Follow DeepAstronomy on Twitter: @DeepAstronomy Like us on Facebook: F

Space Fan News #1: Kepler Discovers Its First Rocky World

11th Jan, 2011 - 15.6K views

Get astronomy tweets here: Trying something new here. I really enjoy the weeks that the American Astronomical Society holds its meetings because so many great things are announced. i want to share as many of the

Space Fan News #46: SETI Listens to Kepler Planets; Supermassive Black Holes Found too Early

7th Jan, 2012 - 13.5K views SETI/Kepler Analysis

Space Fan News #64: Introducing SOFIA; Nibiru Can't Hide; Overfed Black Holes

12th May, 2012 - 9613 views

Please take a moment to vote: SOFIA's First Science: Another Indirect

Space Fan News #16: First Images of Mercury; All of Kepler's Planets; Number of Earths in Our Galaxy

2nd Apr, 2011 - 9005 views

Lots of really cool news out this week. The MESSENGER spacecraft took some images of Mercury, the Kepler guys put out a really neat graphic showing all of the candidate planets Kepler discovered in February, and a paper showing an estimate of the nu

Space Fan News #32: 52 New Exoplanets; Kepler discovers Tatooine; A Solar Eclipse of a Lifetime

17th Sep, 2011 - 8696 views The ESO HARPS spectrograph as discovered 52 new exoplanets: Kepler 16 b: 2017 Solar