Mauna Kea scope finds potentially Earthlike planet 'next door'
J. Pinfield, University of Hertfordshire
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The Tau Ceti system, as envisioned in this artist's rendering, is only 12 light-years away, making an ideal candidate for a future interstellar probe.
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