Cosmic Tribune

NASA’s Kepler finds small planet only 210 light years away

NASA’s Kepler finds small planet only 210 light years away

NASA’s Kepler mission scientists have discovered a new planetary system that is home to the smallest planet yet found around a star similar to our sun.   The planets are located in a system called Kepler-37, about 210 light-years from Earth in the constellation Lyra. The smallest planet, Kepler-37b, is slightly larger than our moon, […]