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Kepler Telescope Introduces Earth To A Very Distant Cousin

Kepler Telescope

Kepler Telescope Introduces Earth To A Very Distant Cousin

NPR - Geoff Brumfiel , Lucy Perkins , Scott Neuman

NASA's planet-hunting Kepler Telescope has spotted the first roughly Earth-sized world orbiting in the "Goldilocks zone" of another star – offering perhaps the best bet so far for life elsewhere in the universe. A year on Kepler-452b, which is about 1,400 light years from us in the constellation …

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