Planets

12.02.15
See what every star system Kepler's found looks like compared to ours
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See what every star system Kepler's found looks like compared to ours

See all 1,700 exoplanets we currently know about

By A. Tarantola,   12.02.15
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07.23.15
NASA discovers a 'close cousin' of Earth around a sun-like star
07.23.15

NASA discovers a 'close cousin' of Earth around a sun-like star

NASA's Kepler space telescope spotted a bigger, older cousin of the Earth.

By C. Velazco,   07.23.15
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07.17.15
NASA gives you a flyover view of Pluto's icy mountains
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NASA gives you a flyover view of Pluto's icy mountains

Hey NASA, stop blowing our minds, okay? Actually, no, please continue.

By E. Alvarez,   07.17.15
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11.18.14
The Big Picture: giving birth to a solar system
11.18.14

The Big Picture: giving birth to a solar system

While one hot topic regarding outer space lately is a work of science fiction, here's some fact to...

By T. Seppala,   11.18.14
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08.18.14
It takes billions of years to see all of No Man's Sky
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08.18.14

It takes billions of years to see all of No Man's Sky

The universe is a pretty big place, and No Man's Sky's development team wants to replicate its span...

By M. Suszek,   08.18.14
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08.17.14
Elite: Dangerous' Stellar Forge tech powers planetary creation
08.17.14

Elite: Dangerous' Stellar Forge tech powers planetary creation

Maybe you think that creating solar systems for an MMO is nothing more than plunking down a few sph...

By J. Olivetti,   08.17.14
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02.24.14
Not So Massively: Star Citizen's procedural planets, Diablo III's Paragon 2.0, and Pokemon's Democracy mode
02.24.14

Not So Massively: Star Citizen's procedural planets, Diablo III's Paragon 2.0, and Pokemon's Democracy mode

Star Citizen reached a whopping $39 million in crowdfunding this week amidst controversy over featu...

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01.26.14
EVE Evolved: EVE needs real colonisation now
01.26.14

EVE Evolved: EVE needs real colonisation now

MMOs have absolutely exploded in popularity over the past decade, with online gaming growing from a...

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12.02.13
Line of Defense approaches beta test phase
12.02.13

Line of Defense approaches beta test phase

After a few months of silence, Derek Smart is back with a Line of Defense update. He reports that t...

By J. Olivetti,   12.02.13
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