Earth-Like Planet Term

I have been giving a lot of thought lately to the term Earth-like planet. Specifically, I wanted to express my thoughts about this term being used in the media when reporting about planets that NASA has discovered. I find it curious that the Media is not more careful when throwing around the term “Earth-like” in […]

Planet Janssen

I wanted to give a shout out to my dear friend Jantzen! She was very excited to learn that scientists have discovered a planet that has her same name! Well, almost. The name of the planet is Janssen. Janssen orbits two stars known as 55 Cancri A and 55 Cancri B. 55 Cancri A is […]