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Newly discovered planet zips around baby star in a week

The discovery gives scientists a front seat to the earliest stages of planet formation

By Holly Ober | | Science / Technology

Omega centauri unlikely to harbor life

Close encounters between stars in the Milky Way’s largest globular cluster leave little room for habitable planetary systems

By Sarah Nightingale | | Science / Technology

Distant moons may harbor life

UCR researchers have identified 121 giant planets that may have habitable moons

UC Riverside astrophysicist part of TESS planet finder team

Satellite telescope launched Wednesday will seek out new alien worlds

By Sarah Nightingale | | Science / Technology