Dec 2013 ArticlesEdit

Year in ReviewEdit

See Kepler-78 System, HR 8799 System, WASP-17 System, HD 209458 System, WASP-12 System, WASP-19 System XO-1 System, PSO J318.5-22 System, Kepler-37 System. HD 106906 System, HD 95086 System, HD 189733 System, Kepler-7 System, Gliese 667 System, Kepler-61 System, Kepler-62 System, CFBDSIR 2149-0403 System, Gliese 504 System, HD 189733 System

"Planet Traps" May Halt Inward Migration of Hot JupitersEdit

Gaia Could Detect Planets with AstrometryEdit

Binary Star Resolution Technique Could Be Applied to ExoplanetsEdit

Hubble Finds Water and Haze in 5 Exoplanet AtmospheresEdit

Relatively nearby Hot Jupiters water intensity measured: See WASP-17 System, HD 209458 System, WASP-12 System, XO-1 System, WASP-19 System

State of Super EarthsEdit

See also Gliese 667 System, PSR B1257+12 System

Nov 2013 ArticlesEdit

K2 - Reuse KeplerEdit

Mathematical Quick to Predict ExoplanetsEdit

Search for Habitable Planets should be More ConservativeEdit

Signs of Life on a Dying PlanetEdit

Search for Life Book ReviewEdit

Status of Hunt for Earth-Like PlanetsEdit

Kepler's Four Greatest HitsEdit

See Kepler-78 System, Kepler-16 System, Kepler-36 System, Kepler-56 System

Lonely Planet ReviewEdit

Kepler StatisticsEdit

Many Earth-like Planets Per KeplerEdit

India Space Agency Hunts for Second EarthEdit

Interview on Finding a Habitable PlanetEdit

Future Planet Hunting MissionsEdit

Spitzer Observing ExoplanetsEdit

Oct 2013 ArticlesEdit

Carbon Planets WaterlessEdit

Sara Seager InterviewEdit

Planet Count Over 1000Edit

Super Earth FormationsEdit

Blame Economy For Lack of ET DiscoveryEdit

TESS Search for EarthsEdit

How to Observe GassesEdit

Faking Life SignaturesEdit

Sep 2013 ArticlesEdit

Sara Seager Wins Genius GrantEdit

Kepler's FutureEdit


Wise Studies Coldest Brown DwarvesEdit

See WISE J0647–6232 System

Distinguishing Super-EarthsEdit

See Gliese 667 System, Kepler-62 System, Tau Ceti System, HD 40307 System, Gliese 1214 System, Kepler-22 System, Kepler-11 System, Kepler-20 System

Aug 2013 ArticlesEdit

Planets Orbiting Red Dwarves too Dry for Life?Edit

Naming Exoplanets by CiviliansEdit

Twinkles Reveal Star Size, Helping Reveal Planet SizeEdit

Jul 2013 ArticlesEdit

Easier For Runaway Greenhouses To DevelopEdit

Last Hope for KeplerEdit

Warming Ice Extends Habitable ZoneEdit

Water Trapped On Night Side of Tidally Locked TerrestrialsEdit

University of Montana gets NASA Grant for Exoplanet ResearchEdit

Dust Disk Gaps Might Indicate Gas, Not PlanetsEdit

See also Fomalhaut System, TW Hydrae System, 49 Ceti System, HD 21997 System

8 Hot Jupiters Studied, Titanium Oxide DetectedEdit

Cloud Cover Expands Habitable Zone for Red DwarfsEdit

Red Dwarfs Star Could Suppress Planetary MagnetospheresEdit

Magnetosphere needed to hold onto life giving particles could be reduced to nothing. On tidally locked planets, the dark side may be okay, as well as for older stars with less active magnetospheres.

Future of Earth Could Help Detect Dying EcosystemsEdit

Large Separation Gas Giants are RareEdit

Kepler Rescue to be AttemptedEdit

CoRoT Satellite DeadEdit

Jun 2013 ArticlesEdit

Interview with Sara SeagerEdit

Trying to Find Earths in Kepler DataEdit

Kepler Could Use MicrolensingEdit

Hunt for Habitable ExomoonsEdit

Habitability on Tatooine PlanetsEdit

Habitability increased when two nearby stars with similar matches orbit each other because they "vent" to each other, sending less stellar wind towards the planet.

Bloated Hot Jupiters Explained by Electric HeatingEdit

Quelez InterviewEdit

Mapping ExoplanetsEdit

Kepler Planets Bigger than Once ThoughtEdit

Hot Jupiters Prevented From Spiraling into Star When Orbit CircularizesEdit

Stars Rip Up Epistellar Planets As they AgeEdit

Readying for Detection of Earth-Like PlanetsEdit

May 2013 ArticlesEdit

Kepler's DemiseEdit

Venus and Habitable Exoplanet SearchEdit

Probing Airless Rocky World's SurfacesEdit

CoRoT-7 System b does not have a significant atmosphere, 55 Cancri System e and Kepler-10 System b: might not have a significant atmosphere
Kepler-22 System b, Kepler-20 System f, Kepler-11 System b: Planets that may have silicate rocky surfaces.

Detecting Life on a Super-EarthEdit

Are We AloneEdit

Great Exoplanet DebateEdit

Asteroid Debris Found in 2 White Dwarfs in Hyades ClusterEdit

Budget Cuts Hinder Detection of First AliensEdit

Solar System Not NormalEdit

Search for ET Beyond Alien EarthsEdit

Apr 2013 ArticlesEdit

IAU Refutes Uwingu's Naming CampaignEdit

Stable Zones In Planetary Systems Could Point to Another PlanetEdit

Kepler Still DamagedEdit

TESS Selected by NASAEdit

Strange New WorldsEdit

See also Kepler-37 System, Alpha Centauri System, 51 Pegasi System

Kepler WorldsEdit

Great Exoplanet Debate - MissionsEdit

Planets EverywhereEdit

Mar 2013 ArticlesEdit

100 Billion Earth-like PlanetsEdit

Josh Winn's Hunt for Earth-Like PlanetsEdit

Habitability QuestionsEdit

Origin of Chthonian PlanetsEdit

See also HD 209458 System, CoRoT-7 System

Oceans May be Common on Rocky PlanetsEdit

Status of Exoplanetary StudiesEdit

Great Exoplanet DebateEdit

Characterising ExoplanetsEdit

Life Around a Red DwarfEdit

Earthsized Planets in Habitable Zone More CommonEdit

Eyeball Earths Edit

See also Gliese 581 System


Hunt for Earth-like PlanetsEdit

Interview About Habitable Planets with Lee BillingsEdit

Feb 2013 ArticlesEdit

Detecting Life Around White DwarfsEdit

Rethink Naming ExoplanetsEdit

JAXA Space Telescope to study ExoplanetsEdit

Life Could be Visible on ExoplanetsEdit

Billions of Earth Like Planets Around Red DwarvesEdit

Some Super Earths More Like Mini NeptunesEdit

See Kepler-11 System, Gliese 1214 System, 55 Cancri System

Habitable Binary StarsEdit

See Kepler-47 System

Jan 2013 ArticlesEdit

New Habitable Zone ModelsEdit

See Gliese 581 System

Astronomers Believe Billions of Planets in Milky Way (Jan 2013)Edit

Improved Detection Techniques for Planets (Jan 2013)Edit

Finding Habitable Planets Around White Dwarves Could Be EasierEdit

Auroras Could Detect Exoplanets (Jan 2013)Edit

Life Around Exo-Moons (Jan 2013)Edit

Could Exo-Moons Be As Big as the Earth? (Jan 2013)Edit

17 Billion Earth Sized Planets Within Mercury Distances (Jan 2013)Edit

(put in Kepler and Earth-like planet)

How Will We Know When We Found Earth's Twin? (Jan 2013)Edit

Many Planets Around Red Dwarves Suspected (Jan 2013)Edit

Exoplanets Often Ejected from Binary Star Systems (Jan 2013)Edit

"Survivors" are often eccentric planets

Thorium Could Help Alien Life Emerge (Jan 2013)Edit

Great Exoplanet DebateEdit

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