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kepler 22-b

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Kepler 22-b a top target in restarted SETI alien search

Air Force helps fund restart of search for extra-terrestrial life.

By December 7, 2011

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Kepler 22-b: NASA confirms another Earth?

One day, a trip to the newly discovered planet Kepler 22-b might replace a winter vacation in Florida.

By December 5, 2011

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The sad self-obsession surrounding NASA's Kepler-22b discovery

Isn't there something faintly sad about the discovery of a planet whose temperature of 72 degrees automatically leading to the idea that it's "another Earth?"

By December 5, 2011

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Deep-space radio waves 'heard' at opposite points on Earth

Anomaly no more? Radio observatories in Australia and Puerto Rico have both now picked up brief bursts of radio waves from beyond our galaxy.

By July 15, 2014

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Visiting Mauna Kea, the world's best spot for stargazing

Crave's Eric Mack recently trekked to the top of Hawaii's Mauna Kea volcano to visit one of the most advanced observatories on Earth, the "eyes of humanity" in the middle of the Pacific.

By February 19, 2014

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NASA has found 3 nice, habitable planets for us to choose from

The agency's Kepler space telescope locates three planets -- in two new planetary systems -- that are the right distance from their suns to make them potentially life-supporting.

By April 18, 2013

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After 35 years, SETI celebrates its most-famous alien hunter

Jill Tarter, who was the inspiration for Jodie Foster's character in "Contact," will lead the SETI Institute's fundraising. She talked to CNET about the alien hunt, and what she'd say to them.

By May 22, 2012

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This week in Crave: The artsy-smartsy edition

This week, we painted using an old typewriter, rested our weary heads on a pillow headset, and starting saving up for our trip to balmy Kepler 22-b.

By December 10, 2011

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Whither Verizon's Galaxy Nexus?

week in review Conflicting information plagues Samsung's new Android phone, while Twitter unveils redesign. Also: Earth-like planet found.

By December 9, 2011