Earth-Like Planets are Everywhere! 4.5 Billion in Milky Way Galaxy Say Scientists - February 6, 2013
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Source: http://www.space.com/19659-alien-earth-exoplanets-red-dwarfs.htmlRecent analysis of data from the Kepler Space Telescope shows that about 6% of red dwarf stars have rocky planets in their habitable zone. There are about 75 billion red dwarf stars in our Milky Way Galaxy. So that equates to 4.5 billion Earth-like planets. And that's only the red dwarfs.