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NASA finds first rocky planet outside solar system

NASA's Kepler mission has confirmed the discovery of its first rocky planet, which measures 1.4 times the size of Earth and is the smallest planet ever discovered outside the solar system. The......

  People speak for keck observatory

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Q. Name some of the famous observatories and their locations?
:  A. There are many famous telescopes and astronomy observatories around the world which have been built to help in mankinds quest to conquer space....... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/name-some-of-the-famous-observatories-and-their-locations//answers/15646697

radhakrishnan
Q. who made FIRST Telescope ?
Radhakrishnan :  A. Phoenicians cooking on sand discovered glass around 3500 BCE, but it took about 5,000 years more for glass to be shaped into a lens for the first...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-made-first-telescope-/15646678/answers/6799821

crazy robbins
Q. what is king of super nova
Crazy Robbins:  A. The supernova SN 2006gy was an extremely energetic supernova discovered in a distant galaxy, NGC 1260 in the constellation of Perseus,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-king-of-super-nova/6798712/answers/1081198

  Web results for Keck Observatory
How bigger galaxies eat smaller ones

: Astronomers studying the feeding habits of a cosmic cannibal have found how bigger galaxies absorb smaller ones. A team of researchers from... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a470876.html
This Dead Star May Be A Giant Diamond The Size Of Earth

Astronomers aren't being poetic when they say this star is a diamond. Scientists have identified what is possibly the coldest white dwarf ever... ...

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/06/25/diamond-star-earth_n_5526937.html?utm_hp_ref=weird-news&ir=Weird+News
Astronomers Spot Earth-sized Diamond in Space

Artist impression of a white dwarf star in orbit with pulsar PSR J2222-0137. It may be the coolest and dimmest white dwarf ever identified. [B.... ...

http://www.ibtimes.co.in/astronomers-spot-earth-sized-diamond-space-602924
Astronomers discover two new ancient worlds in galaxy next-door

Two new planets orbiting a very old star in our nearby galaxy, known as Kapteyn's star, are reported in a new study by an international team of... ...

http://www.universitiesnews.com/2014/06/06/astronomers-discover-two-new-ancient-worlds-in-galaxy-next-door/
Scientists Say This Nearby Planet May Be The Oldest Capable Of Supporting Alien Life

Astronomers have discovered what appears to be the oldest known alien world that could be capable of supporting life, and it's just a stone's throw... ...

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/06/04/kapteyn-b-life-alien-planet_n_5446117.html?utm_hp_ref=weird-news&ir=Weird+News

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