NASA Telescopes Find Water on Exoplanet 122 Light Years Away

September 25, 2014 4:31 AM

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Astronomers have finally discovered a potentially habitable planet after detecting water vapor on an exoplanet 122 light years from Earth.

Hat-P-11b is apparently a "small" planet but unlike others that possess a thick cloud blanket that precludes atmospheric analysis, this planet has uncannily clear weather that made water vapor measurements possible.

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