Astronomers have long hoped to find another planet in the cosmos similar to Earth--a blue dot in the distance that could harbor life akin to our own. NASA's Kepler spacecraft may have found the next best thing. Visit http://science.nasa.gov/ for more. Click here to see more videos: https://alugha.
ScienceCasts: America's Debut in Space: Explorer 1
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