Sultry World Found Circling Star GJ 1214

I don’t know why I find all the news on exoplanets so geekily fascinating. Something about the idea of jumping to a different world to explore. Hmmm… Must be the sci-fi geek in me. I am anxiously awaiting the first near-Earth they find though. How long do you think ? One year ? Three ?

Sultry World Found Circling the Star GJ 1214

I still think one of the cool things about this one is that it’s close enough that signals from the Earth have already passed it.