Kepler Scores its First Exoplanet Sighting - Universe Today
[/caption] NASA researchers have published confirmation this week that the Kepler mission will be able to reveal the presence of Earth-sized planets around Sun-like stars. The mission’s first scientific results appear today in the journal Science. Lead author William Borucki, of NASA Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, California, and his colleagues announced that Kepler … Continue reading "Kepler Scores its First Exoplanet Sighting"