Planetary Habitability Index

More livable than Earth? New index sizes up the habitability of alien exoplanets

Researchers at the University of Washington's Virtual Planetary Laboratory have devised a new habitability index for judging how suitable alien planets…

7 years ago

Possible Subterranean Life Means More Exoplanets Could Harbor Life

Artistic representation of the current five known potential habitable worlds. Will this list broaden under a new habitability model? Credit:…

10 years ago

Planetary Habitability Index Proposes A Less “Earth-Centric” View In Search Of Life

[/caption] It's a given. It won't be long until human technology will expand our repertoire of cataloged exoplanets to astronomical…

11 years ago