Earth-like Planet discovered 1,400 light years away: Kepler-452b

Astronomers using NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope announced the discovery of Kepler-452b, an Earth-like planet found about 1,400 light years away in the habitable zone of a distant star.  Reported in the Wall Street Journal July 24, 2015.

For full article:

New Earth-Like Planet Discovered by NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope – WSJ

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