Scientists are not saying hey actually have discovered life on the newfound planets, which are about 1,200 light years away. However, they did say they're one step closer to finding a world similar to Earth that orbits a star like our sun.
NASA announced on Wednesday that even if Kepler's mission is over, it has gathered enough information to keep scientists busy analyzing it for years.
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