Scientists want to send a telescope to photograph Alpha Centauri
Project Blue is backed by SETI and UMass Lowell, but need cash from generous millionaires to make it happen.
There's a potentially habitable planet just one star over
Proxima b is only four light years away, and it's about the same size as Earth.
Close-by exoplanet may have an oxygen-rich atmosphere
Just don't expect to live there.
NASA's new satellite will look for Earth-sized planets nearby
It will blast off in 2017 or 2018.
Kepler space telescope spots two planets that might support life
And they’re only 181 light years away!
Researchers discover new exoplanet orbiting triple suns
HD 131399Ab is about four times the size of Jupiter and a toasty 1,070 degrees Fahrenheit.
Newborn exoplanet might be the youngest ever observed
It's about the size of Neptune, but keeps a much closer orbit to its star.
Scientists find the largest known planet to orbit two stars
Kepler-1647b is as big as Jupiter, but it's warmed by two suns.
Hot Jupiter planets can speed up their stars' rotation
An exoplanet causes "star tides" as it whips around every 20 hours.