Earth-like planet ‘may be the closest known comfortable abode for possible life’

A planet the same size of Earth and with a similar surface temperature may be “the closest known comfortable abode for possible life,” according to new research. The newly discovered world, named Ross 128b, was found orbiting a red dwarf 11 light-years away from Earth – but it’s getting nearer. Astronomers working with the European … Continue reading Earth-like planet ‘may be the closest known comfortable abode for possible life’