715 New Planets Discovered. NASA has made an important discovery. NASA announced that the Kepler telescope has discovered 715 new planets outside the solar system.
It was stated that many of the discovered planets revolve around a star and are located in systems similar to ours. It has been noted that 4 of the planets are located in zones suitable for life. NASA stated that most of the planets are smaller than Neptune, which is 3 times the size of the earth.
According to experts, the discovery shows that the average size of the planets in the galaxy is between Neptune and Earth.
The Kepler telescope was launched into space in 2009 to discover new planets in the galaxy.
With this latest discovery, it is stated that the number of known planets in the galaxy has exceeded 1700.
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