Gliese 581g – A Earth like planet discovered by Astronomers

Posted by on Sep 30, 2010 | 65 Comments

Astronomers have discovered a planet of similar size to Earth in orbit around a nearby star called Gliese 581g, which is located in prime real estate within the constellation Libra. The discovery of the most Earth-like planet with about three times the Earth’s mass orbiting the nearby red dwarf star Gliese 581g has been announced by the astronomers. The planet lies in the star’s ‘Goldilocks zone’,...  Read More