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Earthlike Planet Found Orbiting at Right Distance for Life
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- 2293 days ago -
A possible Earth twin has been confirmed orbiting a sunlike star 600 light-years away--and the new planet may be in just the right spot for supporting life, NASA announced Monday.
'Supersized' Monarch Butterflies Evolved to Fly Far
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, Monarch butterflies, insects, migrate, distance, interesting )

- 2972 days ago -
Monarch butterflies that migrate vast distances have grown larger bodies and wings, researchers have discovered.
Light Echoes Whisper the Distance to a Star
Science & Tech  (tags: science, news, technology, astronomers, Cepheid, distance, galaxies, nebula, star, telescope, astronomy, research, discovery, space, study )

- 3688 days ago -
An ESO telescope measured the distance of a bright star located towards the constellation of Puppis ('the Stern') Cepheid.Observations of the echoes on several nebula features found the distance of RS Pup was 6500 light years,plus or minus 90 years.

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