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NASA discovers Earth-like planet orbiting Sun’s ‘cousin’

Latest Update: July 24, 2015 | 104 Views

NASA has found a rocky earth like planet circling its star at the same distance as the Earth orbits the Sun.

Announcing the discovery in Washington, administrator for Mission said the planet is about 60 percent larger than Earth.

This planet is squarely in the Goldilocks zone ,where life could exist because it is neither too hot nor too cold to support liquid water.


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