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About half of Sun-like stars could host rocky, potentially habitable planets

Since astronomers confirmed the presence of planets beyond our solar system, called exoplanets, humanity has wondered how many could harbor life. Now, we’re one step closer to finding an answer. According to new research using data from NASA’s retired planet-hunting mission, the Kepler space telescope, about half the stars similar in temperature to our Sun … Read more

Game-maker Codemasters to sell for £739m

Veteran British video game company Codemasters has confirmed it plans to sell to US giant Take-Two. Codemasters is best known for its racing games, including the Dirt Rally series and Formula 1 licences. The studio was founded in the UK, and currently has its headquarters in Southam, Warwickshire. Take-Two has offered a deal that values … Read more