Scientists: At Least 8.8 Billion Habitable Planets In Galaxy

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