NASA Discovers Kepler-37: Smallest Planet Outside Our Solar System

NASA Discovers Kepler-37: Smallest Planet Outside Our Solar System -- The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) released information that it discovered yet another planet, the smallest one they named as Kepler-37. This planetary entity is identified as slightly larger than the Moon and is orbiting its own Sun every 13 days. Kepler is about 210 light years from Earth in the constellation called Lyra.
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Kepler 37 does not possess an atmosphere that is similar to what we have. It cannot support life plus the fact that the planet is mostly rocky in composition.

According to Jack Lissauer, a planetary scientist at NASA's Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, California:
The fact we've discovered tiny Kepler-37b suggests such little planets are common, and more planetary wonders await as we continue to gather and analyse additional data
Seems like, we still got a lot of wondrous things out there, waiting to be discovered. Whether man's quest for this kind of scientific discoveries is driven by pure curiosity or the apprehension to look for alternative dwelling planet, as we continue to pollute earth's lands and atmosphere, sustainability must be adhered to in every piece of plans, developments and innovations that we do to our cities and regions.

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