Super-Earth

Fresh Methods Help Scientists Spot ‘Super-Earth’ Exoplanet in Habitable Zone
November 8th, 2012

Astronomers have spotted three new planets, including a ‘super-Earth’ exoplanet that can have day and night cycle and even be capable of supporting life on it.

Astronomers Find Diamond Planet Twice the Size of Earth
October 12th, 2012

A planet partly made out of diamond has chemistry never seen before, scientists say.