Nearly 95 percent of these planets are smaller than Neptune, which is almost four times the size of Earth. This discovery marks a significant increase in the number of known small-sized planets more akin to Earth than previously identified exoplanets, which are planets outside our solar system.
Learn more: http://www.nasa.gov/ames/kepler/nasas-kepler-mission-announces-a-planet-bonanza/
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