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Release No.: 2015-04
For Release: Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - 1:15pm

Eight New Planets Found in "Goldilocks" Zone

planetary nebula

This artist’s conception depicts an Earth-like planet orbiting an evolved star that has formed a stunning "planetary nebula." Earlier in its life, this planet may have been like one of the eight newly discovered worlds orbiting in the habitable zones of their stars.

David A. Aguilar (CfA)