"We don't only look at other planets to know what's out there. It's also a way for us to learn things about the planet that's under our own feet."
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The Habitable-zone Planet Finder has confirmed the existence of an exoplanet that is likely close in size to Neptune, only 100 light years from Earth.
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The proto-Earth formed surprisingly quickly, new research shows. The finding ups the chance of finding water and life on other planets.
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Thanks to NASA's TESS spacecraft, scientists have discovered two amazing new worlds: A potentially habitable exoplanet and one with two suns.
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On this podcast episode, a planet hunter talks about our chances of finding alien life and other habitable worlds.
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An out-of-place exoplanet seems to have escaped being destroyed when its parent star began to die. New research sheds light on how that happened.
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The in-built uncertainty in science can be tricky for people who aren't researchers. Here, an expert explains how it applies in the search for exoplanets.
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