Exoplanet Kepler 22b artist's depiction

Exoplanet Kepler 22b artist's depiction

Artist's depiction of what exoplanet Kepler 22b might look like. It was discovered by the Kepler satellite telescope. Kepler 22b likely receives a similar amount of light and heat from its star as our Earth does from our sun. Credit: NASA/Ames/JPL-Caltech 

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College of Sciences, News Room, Research Horizons

Categories
Research, Aerospace, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Environment, Life Sciences and Biology
Keywords
exoplanet, Astrobiology, Kepler, NASA, methane, atmosphere, greenhouse effect, faint young sun paradox, Carl Sagan, Chris Reinhard, Kazumi Ozaki
Status
  • Created By: Ben Brumfield
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Dec 11, 2017 - 10:58am
  • Last Updated: Dec 11, 2017 - 10:58am