Three Nearby Alien Planets Could Host Life, Only 40 Light-Years Away | Video

If you're going to look for life beyond our solar system, the best yet place to look has just been discovered. Astronomers have detected 3 worlds, similar in size and tempature as Venus and Earth, orbiting dwarf star 2MASS J23062928-0502285. The TRAPPIST telescope at ESO’s La Silla Observatory was used to make the discovery. (Full Story)

1 Star, 3 Exoplanets: The Potentially Habitable TRAPPIST-1 System in Images

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