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NASAâ€™s Hubble Finds Water Vapor on Habitable-Zone Exoplanet for 1st Time
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This artistâ€™s impression shows the planet K2-18b, itâ€™s host star and an accompanying planet in this system. K2-18b is now the only super-Earth exoplanet known to host both water and temperatures that could support life. UCL researchers used archive data from 2016 and 2017 captured by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope and developed open-source algorithms to analyse the starlight filtered through K2-18bâ€™s atmosphere. The results revealed the molecular signature of water vapour, also...