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Vote Now! Top Space Stories of the Week - April 29, 2012

Odds of Finding Alien Life Boosted

NASA/JPL-Caltech

A new estimate of the number of habitable planets orbiting the most common type of stars in our galaxy could have huge consequences for the search for life.

According to a recent study, tens of billions of planets around red dwarfs are likely capable of containing liquid water, dramatically increasing the potential to find signs of life somewhere other than Earth. [Full Story]

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