This artist’s rendering provided by University College London Centre for Space Exochemistry Data researchers shows exoplanet K2-18b (foreground), its host star and an accompanying planet in this system. Photo: ESA/Hubble via AP

Scientists discover a ‘Super Earth’ that’s potentially habitable ... 110 light-years away

  • Discovered in 2015, the planet known as K2-18b is twice the size of Earth with eight times the mass
  • Water vapor was found in its atmosphere and the planet also resides within the habitable zone of its star
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This artist’s rendering provided by University College London Centre for Space Exochemistry Data researchers shows exoplanet K2-18b (foreground), its host star and an accompanying planet in this system. Photo: ESA/Hubble via AP
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