Red Dots Mission: The New Hunt for Earth-Like Planets Orbiting Nearby Red Dwarf Stars –“Could Harbor Life a Billion Years Older Than Earth’s” (VIDEO)

    The recent discovery of Proxima b1, a habitable Earth-mass planet next to the nearest star, opened a unique opportunity in the search for extra-terrestrial life. It is much easier to study nearby habitats for life, either by remote sensing of the feeble radiation signals from biologically-produced molecules (e.g. oxygen) or by sending spacecrafts … Continue reading Red Dots Mission: The New Hunt for Earth-Like Planets Orbiting Nearby Red Dwarf Stars –“Could Harbor Life a Billion Years Older Than Earth’s” (VIDEO)