HOME AWAY FROM HOME: FINDING AN EXOPLANET

Exoplanets are the planets closest to our solar system. As space exploration, travel, and the related technologies continue to advance, the idea of finding exoplanets to explore, mine, and/or live on is a closer reality. NASA says they have discovered 3,431 confirmed exoplanets. Physicist Stephen Hawking stated his support for finding exoplanets and setting up space colonies in a dramatic manner at the University of Cambridge this year. HOME AWAY FROM HOME: FINDING AN EXOPLANET