jan 162013
 
Life Also Possible on Exomoons

  In their search for habitable worlds, astronomers have started to consider exomoons, or those likely orbiting planets outside the Solar System. In a new study, a pair of researchers has found that exomoons are just as likely to support life as exoplanets. Artist’s conception of two extrasolar moons orbiting a giant gaseous planet. Image Credit: [continue reading]