NASA's Kepler Mission Discovers Earth-Like Planet

The 6 billion-year-old planet, dubbed Kepler-452b, travels in an earth-like orbit around a sun-like star.

0:26 | 07/23/15

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We'll big news today from NASA yes the space agency confirming there's an earth like planet out Barry as NASA said. In a news briefing this hour it's Kepler telescope has confirmed the existence of a planet they are calling Kepler. Fourth safety to beat it is an earth size planet and earth like orbit around a sun like star. That the hey they also said data indicated the existence of 500. New. Possible planet's.

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