NASA scientist Tom Barclay says new discoveries by the Kepler satellite mean habitable planets are no longer just "theoretical":
T. Barclay: These discoveries suggest that there are many habitable, small planets.
T. Barclay: Discussing habitable planets is no longer a theoretical exercise.
More top news
Coronation Street stars paid tribute to "caring, loveable and funny" Anne Kirkbride, who played Deirdre Barlow for more than 40 years.
Queens Parks Rangers defender Rio Ferdinand has announced his retirement from football after his wife's recent death.
A promising start to the weekend - fine and bright for most of us but showers will crop up across northern Scotland.