20 Years of Kepler Progress
An artist's illustration depicts Kepler exoplanets discovered in 1995 (51 PEG b) and 2015 (Kepler-452b). Image released July 23, 2015. [Read full story.]
Habitable-Zone Planets Similar to Earth
This artist’s conception of a planetary lineup shows habitable-zone planets similar to Earth (L to R): Kepler-22b, Kepler-69c, the just announced Kepler-452b, Kepler-62f and Kepler-186f. At the end is Earth. Image released July 23, 2015. [Read full story.]
Earth's Cousin Found: All About Exoplanet Kepler-452b
Astronomers have announced the discovery of planet Kepler-452b, orbiting a star very much like the sun but older and hotter. [Read full story.]
Earth's 'Cousin' Exoplanet, Kepler-452b
The artist's illustration compares Earth (left) to the newly discovered planet, Kepler-452b, which measures about 60 percent larger. Image released July 23, 2015. [Read full story.]
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