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Earth-Like World May Be Just 13 Light-Years Away

February 15th, 2013

Episode 87 of 725 episodes

Researchers estimate that 6 percent of red dwarf stars may be orbited by Earth-like planets, including a candidate 13 light-years off. Karen Hopkin reports

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