Space & Innovation

Hunting Exoplanets

The search for Earth 2.0 is kicking into high gear.

Detecting planets around other stars is hard. Really hard. But a new method is finally speeding up the process. NASA's Kepler mission recently verified 1,284 new planets for further study, bringing us one step closer to finding and understanding life in the universe. This week we take a look at Kepler's most recent discovery.