Milky Way’s Ancient K Stars – “The Best Bet for Planets With Life?”

  “The Sun is 10 billion times brighter than an Earth-like planet around it, so that’s a lot of light you have to suppress if you want to see an orbiting planet. A K star might be ‘only’ a billion times brighter than an Earth orbiting around it,” said Giada Arney of NASA’s Goddard Space … Continue reading Milky Way’s Ancient K Stars – “The Best Bet for Planets With Life?”