New Solar System Resembles Ours, Could Have Life!

October 29, 2008

Researchers have announced that a nearby solar system has been found which resembles ours very closely, and could have planets just like Earth with life..............Boston (ChattahBox) – Researchers have announced that a nearby solar system has been found which resembles ours very closely, and could have planets just like Earth with life.

NASA astronomers reported thsi week that they have found a star which has an asteroid belt as well as the set-up of a solar system that is just like our own.

The solar system is known as Epsilon Eridani, and is a younger twin of our solar system.

It is only 850 millioin years old, one fifth of the age of the Earth’s sun.

It is 10 light-years away from us, and is being looked at as almost like a time machine just because it is so similar.

The report was released in the January 10th issue of The Astrophysical Journal.


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