Kepler Discovers Multiple Planets Transiting a Single Star

Kepler Discovers Multiple Planets Transiting a Single Star
Kepler Discovers Multiple Planets Transiting a Single Star

NASA Science News for August 26, 2010

NASA’s Kepler spacecraft has discovered two Saturn-sized planets transiting a single sun-like star. The same system might contain a third world–a hot “super-Earth” one and a half times the size of Earth. Researchers announced the results today at a NASA press conference.

FULL STORY at http://science.nasa.gov/science-news/science-at-nasa/2010/26aug_kepler/