Content by Thomas Forrest
Imagine you’re alone in your room watching television.
The first results of a NASA satellite mission may reveal how earthly an earth-like planet elsewhere in space can be.
“One of the great aspects of the work that many teams are doing right now is to hunt for other earths,” said Geoff Marcy, astronomer at the University of California at Berkeley and investigator for the Kepler Mission. Marcy spoke recently to a packed audience at Northwestern University.