Astronomy, Extrasolar Planets, Habitability
30 Jul , 2018 by Matt Williams
According to a new study from the Earth-Life Science Institute, it may be time to fine-tune what astronomers mean by “habitable zone”
Astronomy, Black Holes, Habitability
15 Jun , 2018 by Matt Williams
Physicist Dr. Sean Raymond recently created a hypothetical system where 550 planets and 9 Suns orbit around a central black hole, with fascinating results!
7 Jun , 2018 by Matt Williams
Using over a decade of data collected by the Chandra X-ray observatory, a new study indicates that the Alpha Centauri system could be hospitable to life.
13 Jan , 2018 by Matt Williams
A recent study based on data from multiple orbiters indicates that Mars has multiple sheets of subsurface ice, and they run deep!
25 Oct , 2017 by Matt Williams
A new study led by Princeton University shows that water worlds are likely to be stripped of their atmospheres (and most of their water) before too long
20 Oct , 2017 by Matt Williams
A recent study from NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS) has produced a new 3-D model for determining exoplanet habitability.
30 May , 2017 by Matt Williams
A study produced by an international team of researchers, using the HARPS-N survey, has detected a potentially habitable super-Earth just 21 light years away.
Extrasolar Planets, Habitability
23 May , 2017 by Matt Williams
In a presentation at Breakthrough Discuss, astrophysicist Dr. Berdyugina explained how methods used to study stars could be used to determine the presence of plants on other planets.
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