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Galaxy May Contain 4.5 Billion Alien Earths

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Billions of Earth-like alien planets likely reside in our Milky Way galaxy, and the nearest such world may be just a stone’s throw away in the cosmic scheme of things, a new study reports.

Astronomers have calculated that 6 percent of the galaxy’s 75 billion or so red dwarfs — stars smaller and dimmer

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New Images of Andromeda Galaxy Released

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Astronomers using ESA’s Herschel Space Observatory have captured two new views of the Andromeda Galaxy.

This new image from the Herschel Space Observatory shows the ring-like swirls of dust filling the Andromeda galaxy. The glow seen here comes from the longer-wavelength, or far, end of the infrared spectrum, giving astronomers the chance

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Water Detected at Edge of Universe

A research group led by graduate student Violette Impellizzeri from the Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy has used the 100 m Effelsberg radio telescope to detect water at the greatest distance from Earth so far. The water vapour was discovered in the quasar MG J0414+0534 at redshift 2.64, which corresponds to

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