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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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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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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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Samsung expert: Apple should get only $38.4M for infringement, not $2.2B

Assuming Samsung infringed Apple's five patents, Apple should receive $1.75 per device in royalties, not the $40 Apple has requested, a Samsung expert argues. Samsung rested its case after the expert testimony.

By April 21, 2014

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Dish said to abandon $2.2B takeover bid for LightSquared

Satellite TV provider will officially pull out of the race for the troubled wireless service provider as early as Thursday, the Wall Street Journal reports.

By January 8, 2014

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NASA discovery of Kepler-10c steps up claims for alien life

A newly revealed rocky mega-planet shows the universe was capable of creating extraterrestrial-friendly worlds shortly after the Big Bang.

By June 3, 2014

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How a sunset might look on Earth's new cousin Kepler-186f

NASA confirms the discovery of an Earth-sized planet that may have potential for life, but its sun is dimmer than ours. Here's what an evening stroll on a beach on Kepler-186f might be like.

By April 17, 2014

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Kepler data dig strikes galactic gold with 715 new planets

You should't feel as alone today as you did yesterday. NASA says it has confirmed the existence of 715 new exoplanets beyond our solar system, many of them not that different from Earth in terms of size.

By February 26, 2014

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Tatooine planet Kepler-16b orbits two suns

NASA's Kepler telescope has discovered a planet that orbits two suns, just like Luke Skywalker's homeworld of Tatooine.

By September 16, 2011

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NASA's Kepler space telescope spots 'wobbly' new planet

The new planet, known as Kepler-413b, has an extremely irregular orbit that seems to move up and down. It also has no surface to stand on.

By February 4, 2014