Alien Planets

'Habitable' Exo-Planet Found Orbiting Distant Red Dwarf Star

Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Tech

A Nasa researcher has reportedly found the first Earth-sized planet in the 'Habitable' zone of another solar system. The find has been made by Nasa...

There Are Now Over 1,000 Confirmed Alien Planets

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 24.10.2013 | UK Tech

It's only been 20 years since the first one was discovered but the number of confirmed alien planets has smashed through the 1,000 milestone. The E...

Liquid Glass Rains Sideways On Deadly 'Hot Alien Jupiter'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.11.2013 | UK Tech

You might think your local high-street pub on Friday night is the worst place in the universe. Well we have news for you: a planet has been discovered...

'Tatooine'-Style Planets May Be Perfect For Life

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK Tech

Planets that orbit two suns at once are an image more familiar from Star Wars and science fiction, rather than science fact. But according to new ...

Giant Alien Worlds May Resemble 'Flying Toasters' In Space

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 05.08.2013 | UK Tech

Strange, alien worlds detected in deep space may be linked to their stars with electric currents, and might even resemble giant electric toasters, new...

'Liquid Metal Shields' May Make Life Possible On Alien Super Earths

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 23.01.2013 | UK Tech

Massive alien 'Super Earths' may be even stranger than previously thought - and could be able to harbour life at extreme pressures. According to ne...