Using data from the Kepler telescope, scientists have estimated that that our galaxy contains about 8.8 billion potentially habitable planets orbiting sun-like stars, though the number could be as high as 40 billion if non-sun-like stars are included. What do you think?


“I don’t want habitable, I want transcendent.”

Yvonne Aitken • Tennis Net Maker

“I’ve been yelling that for years.”

Ian Curtis • Unemployed

“Okay, thanks for letting me know.”

Andy Jonfield • Cranberry Farmer