234 new planet candidates from Kepler K2 mission

  • 8 observation campaigns completed, more to come
  • 234 candidates identified, more to come
  • Over 100 confirmed newly discovered exoplanets, more to come
  • These star systems are much closer than K1 campaigns
  • About 1 billion rocky Earth sized worlds in our galaxy alone

http://gizmodo.com/kepler-has-uncovered-a-trove-of-new-planets-in-our-cosm-1751190170

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