Lots of Planets Out There

Star and planet

The stars like dust have planets like grains of sand:

A new study combines exoplanet data from the Kepler Space Telescope with a new version of a 250-year-old method for determining orbital periods and positions of planets. The research calculates that in our galaxy alone, there could be billions of planets hosting liquid water, habitable conditions and perhaps even life.

There may be more Earth-like planets than grains of sand on all our beaches

Although, I’m sure, none as sweet as home. Allowing for the extra flavoring of a little pollution…

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