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Celebrities React to NASA's New Planet Announcement - Read the Tweets

Celebrities React to NASA's New Planet Announcement - Read the Tweets

NASA Announced on Wednesday (February 22) that they recently found seven Earth-sized planets around a star outside of our solar system – and three are in a habitable zone.

The “habitable zone” is the area around the parent star where a planet could have liquid water.

This discovery is a big deal because it now sets a record for the greatest number of habitable planets found outside of a planet. All seven could potentially have liquid water, which is the key to our survival on other planets under the right atmospheric conditions.

“This discovery could be a significant piece in the puzzle of finding habitable environments, places that are conducive to life,” Thomas Zurbuchen, associate administrator of the agency’s Science Mission Directorate in Washington, said in a statement. “Answering the question ‘are we alone’ is a top science priority and finding so many planets like these for the first time in the habitable zone is a remarkable step forward toward that goal.” Watch a video below to find out more info…

Click inside to read tweets from celebs about the discovery…

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  • Big in Japan

    Now this is what I call news – really amazing.

  • Martha Bartha

    It’s out of this world!

  • Gina

    I see what you did, there.

  • Chicken_Paprikash

    They can send Lindsay lohan there

  • Lo Mo

    but isnt it a … TRAP-pist…?

  • Sprite

    Call Roger Ramjet, as if infinity drive, pull the start cord on that ion drive. Recently treated to ‘Tatooine’ planet and twin Binary planets in 2016.

  • Martha Bartha

    It’s not easy bein a genius!🙋