Astronomers Create Habitability Index for Transiting Exoplanets

A team of astronomers from the University of Washington and NASA Astrobiology Institute’s Virtual Planetary Laboratory has created the ‘Habitability Index for Transiting Exoplanets’ to help guide the ongoing search for extraterrestrial life. “Basically, we’ve devised a way to take all the observational data that are available and develop a prioritization scheme, so that as [...] —> Read More