Astronomers determine that super Earths, or larger habitable zone planets, aren't necessarily great places for life.
Kepler is back in full swing, identifying a cornucopia of new planets, some of which might even harbor life.
51 light-years away, there exists a planet entirely unlike our home, except for one thing: water.
The European Space Agency is working on a fancy new mission for searching the cosmos for Earth-like exoplanets.
NASA’s Kepler spacecraft is back in commission, and has spotted its first exoplanet since nearly succumbing to a pointing malfunction.
New research reveals that Alpha Centauri B, the closest star system to our own, has significant potential for harboring photosynthetic alien life.
The world's largest and most powerful infrared telescope, the EELT, will be equipped with lasers to hunt for Earth-sized planets and alien life.
The HARPS telescope spots three planets in a star cluster that contains a star nearly identical to our sun.
You want more pictures of exoplanets? As of right now, the Gemini Planet Imager is gonna make it happen.
If you thought global warming was the extent of life's ability to change up our world, a new study has some serious news for you.