Another New Planet Just Might Be Hospitable for Life

By The Atlantic Wire

BBC News relays that Gliese 581d--that's different from Gliese 581g, which made headlines back in 2010--"hints" that it has an atmosphere warm enough to have liquid water. The planet, about six times larger than Earth, also has the potential for clouds and rainfall. And the research team behind the study seems excited that future generations will be able to use powerful telescopes to one day peer at the surface. Hello Gliese-lings!

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