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MagazineJul 24, 2015
A planet remarkably similar to Earth has been discovered in a "habitable zone" around a distant sun-like star. The planet, which is about 60 percent bigger than Earth, is located about 1,400 light years away in the constellation Cygnus.
An artist?s impression shows the planet orbiting the star Alpha Centauri B, a member of the triple star system that is the closest to Earth Handout/REUTERS