Dying Stars Can Reveal Signs Of Extraterrestrial Life
25 February, 2013
- Even dying stars could host planets with life and if such life exists, we might be able to detect it within the next decade.
This encouraging result comes from a new theoretical study of Earth-like planets orbiting white dwarf stars.
Researchers found that we could detect oxygen in the atmosphere of a white dwarf's planet much more easily than for an Earth-like planet orbiting a Sun-like star. [Read more] ...