Second home

Scientists have discovered an exoplanet—relatively nearby in cosmic terms—that could be the best candidate for finding life outside Earth. The new exoplanet, named Ross 128 b, has many of the properties necessary for supporting life: It’s a similar size to Earth, it has a rocky surface, and the distance from its star potentially puts it…

via Astronomers found a new planet that could be a “comfortable” home for life — Quartz

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