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Do Aliens Exist? You Won't Believe What This Scientist Told Us

Kepler is a planet-hunting telescope that is back in action! NASA's spacecraft has spotted its first new alien planet [1], called HIP 116454b, that many researchers call the "super Earth." It is 2.5 times as large and follows a star that is smaller and cooler than our sun.

We've got extraterrestrials on the brain — so in this episode of The Sync Up [2], we spoke to Elisa Quintana of the SETI Institute [3], a nonprofit organization at NASA's Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, CA that studies the possibility of extraterrestrial life, to find out: Are humans alone in the universe?


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