Astronomers discover eight new ‘Goldilocks’ planets in Milky Way | Al Jazeera America.
Much of Earth’s Water Is Older Than the Sun.
Astronomers Found the First Evidence of Water Clouds Beyond Our Solar System | Motherboard.
http://www.space.com/24806-water-vapor-exoplanet-hot-jupiter.html Water vapor has been detected in the atmosphere of one of the first alien planets ever identified by astronomers. http://www.universetoday.com/110038/new-technique-could-measure-exoplanet-atmospheric-pressure-an-indicator-of-habitability/ Measuring the atmospheric pressure of a distant exoplanet may seem like a daunting task but astronomers at the University of Washington have now developed a new technique to do just that.
Stardust sounds magical enough as it is, but now scientists have for the first time observed that it contains water—which, in turn, could suggest that life is universal. Scientists Discover Water in Stardust and It Suggests We’re Not Alone