NASA's TESS satellite discovers the second Earth-sized world in the planetary system

NASA’s TESS satellite discovers the second Earth-sized world in the planetary system

Using data from NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS), scientists have identified an Earth-sized world called TOI 700 E that orbits within its star’s habitable zone, the range of distances where the liquid water could occur on the surface of a planet. The world is 95% the size of Earth and probably rocky. TESS is …

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