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Kepler telescope

Scientists and NASA researchers are close to announcing that the search for a habitable, Earth-sized planet may be over. (Photo by ESO via Getty Images)

Scientists Close To Announcing Discovery Of First Habitable, Earth-Sized Planet

Scientists and NASA researchers are close to announcing that the search for a habitable, Earth-sized planet may be over.

CBS Tampa–03/24/2014

The artist's concept depicts Kepler-69c, a super-Earth-size planet in the habitable zone of a star like our sun, located about 2,700 light-years from Earth in the constellation Cygnus. (credit: NASA Ames/JPL-Caltech)

NASA Discovers 2 Distant Planets Ideal For Life

NASA’s planet-hunting telescope has discovered two planets that seem like ideal places for some sort of life to flourish. They are just the right size and in just the right place near their star.

04/18/2013

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