After many teasing press releases, NASA announced that a team of scientists has confirmed seven Earth-sized exoplanets orbiting a star located just 39 light-years away from our Sun.
The six inner planets are said to be rocky, are roughly the same mass as Earth, and are thought to have similar temperatures to our own planet. Three of the planets may even be able to support liquid water and maybe even life.
Is there a way for us to escape earth after all? Or maybe there actually are aliens?
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