Tag: Goldilocks Zone

Astrocomb will Significantly Improve the Search for Extraterrestrial Life

Astrocomb will Significantly Improve the Search for Extraterrestrial Life

The search for Earth-like planets will get a massive boost with the addition of Astrocomb in the planet-hunting telescope. The researchers from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have developed a customized frequency comb that is much more precise than the preceding technology. Astrocomb uses a spectrograph at the Hobby-Eberly Telescope to make…

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Chemical Conditions just like on the Early Earth were discovered on some Exoplanets

Chemical Conditions just like on the Early Earth were discovered on some Exoplanets

Researchers believe that the intensity of Ultraviolet light has a vital role in developing life on a planet. The ever-increasing hostility of the Earth’s climate has urged the scientists to search for an alternative habitat for humanity. Consequently, they are scanning every nook and corner of the universe to find any signs of life. Simultaneously,…

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A Manual for Hunting Extraterrestrial Life is Now Ready

A Manual for Hunting Extraterrestrial Life is Now Ready

If you are planning to work on finding life beyond Earth, this latest piece of work is just the thing you needed. It is a well-known fact that scientists are exploring different parts of our universe in quest of finding alien life. The Kepler Space Telescope of NASA has found thousands of exoplanets, which may…

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India has discovered a new Exoplanet. A year there means 19.5 Earth days

India has discovered a new Exoplanet. A year there means 19.5 Earth days

Scientists of PRL have found EPIC, an Earth-like Exoplanet, at a distance of 600 light-years away from us. Scientists are trying to explore each and every possibility in the quest for signs of life in any part of our universe. They have not managed to find life anywhere until now but the discovery of Exoplanets…

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What are Exoplanets and what you should know about them?

What are Exoplanets and what you should know about them?

Exoplanets are heavenly bodies beyond our solar system where life could be possible. The search for signs of life in the outside world took humans beyond our solar system and a lot of planets, orbiting different stars, were found there. They are called Exoplanets as they are located outside our solar system. They come in…

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Could life exist If Earth was situated a few meters away from the Sun?

Could life exist If Earth was situated a few meters away from the Sun?

Can there be life if Earth was a few meters away from its Star? Scientists are looking alternate heavenly bodies which might support human life. There are numerous factors that are essential for declaring a place safe for human existence. Some of them are the presence of water, appropriate temperature, solar radiations, and a balanced…

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