Super Earth

'Super Earth' Discovered

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 16.12.2014 | UK Tech

Astronomers have found a 'Super Earth' planet orbiting a star just like our sun using a ground based telescope for the first time. The Nordic Optic...

Strange 'Super Earth' Might Have An Atmosphere Of Plasma Water

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.12.2013 | UK Tech

A so-called 'Super-Earth' planet has been discovered far from our Solar System which has an atmosphere made of 'plasma' water. The strange world of...

Ancient Earth May Have Looked Just Like Jupiter's Moon Io

Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.11.2013 | UK Tech

Our planet might have once looked a lot like another world in our Solar System appears today - but no, it isn't Mars. Scientists now say that Jupit...

Massive 'Super Earth' Has Conditions Suitable For Life, Astronomers Announce

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 07.01.2013 | UK Tech

A giant 'Super Earth' has been discovered relatively close to our solar system which may be capable of supporting life. The planet was found orbiti...

Nasa Spots First Light From 55 Cancri e, An Alien 'Super Earth' - VIDEO

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 09.05.2012 | UK Tech

Nasa has detected infrared light streaming from a "Super Earth" marking a huge leap in the discovery of life on other planets. Nasa's Spitzer spac...

Billions Of Potentially Habitable Planets May Exist In Our Galaxy

PA | Melanie Hick | Posted 28.03.2012 | UK Tech

Billions of potentially habitable planets may exist in our galaxy, the Milky Way, according to a study. Around 100 "super-Earths" may be found on o...