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Billions of Earth-size planets in Milky Way
There are about 17 billion in the milky way — but the search for a 'goldilocks planet', just right to support life, goes on
- This artist rendering released by Harvard-Smithsonian Centre for Astrophysics shows the different types of planets in our Milky Way galaxy detected by Nasa’s Kepler spacecraft. A new analysis of Kepler data found there are at least 17 billion planets the size of Earth.
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