Earth-like Planets

A New List Of Stars Shows Us Where To Look For Earth-Like Planets

A New List Of Stars Shows Us Where To Look For Earth-Like Planets

Astronomers have created a catalogue of 1,822 nearby stars around which the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) mission might spot planets receiving Earth-like levels of starlight. This is a crucial step in humanity’s search for an Earth-like, potentially habitable exoplanet.