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habitable

Living quarters capable of being occupied without danger to health or safety and in a manner generally consistent with minimum living conditions for the community. Many states require landlords to provide habitable dwellings to tenants.

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12 ( ANI ): A new planet near the habitable zone around a bright cool star has been found.
com/more-alien-planets-scientists-seek-jupiter-giants-trappist-1-system-2586959) seven exoplanets are most likely to be habitable, a team of researchers analyzed their orbits, temperatures and possibly compositions.
Hawking also gave light to a project that he is backing-the Breakthrough Starshot initiative-which aims to develop ultra-fast light-powered spacecraft that can accommodate humans to habitable worlds circling around the nearby star, Alpha Centauri.
My goal is to construct the Habitable Sculpture on a site that will give it the recognition it deserves, both domestically and internationally.
Inhabitable planets become habitable and vice versa.
THREE potentially habitable Earth-sized planets in another solar system are likely to contain substantial amounts of water, say astronomers.
Contract notice: Works to render habitable and maintenance out of the property acquired by the company of Greater Paris.
Summary: NASA discovers 10 new Earth-size exoplanets in the so-called habitable zone that could potentially sustain life
Based on his long term work in urban Africa and more recently in Jakarta, Simone reflects strategically on the interstice of effaced and sustained distinctions between the habitable and uninhabitable, particularly in the context of accelerated transformations and obduracies in mega-urban regions of what was considered to be the Global South.
TEHRAN (FNA)- A distant 'super-Earth' size planet known as Kepler-62f could be habitable, a team of astronomers reports.
When it comes to habitable planets, water continues to be the currency of life.
It's awe-inspiring to consider that this planet has spent six billion years in the habitable zone of its star, longer than Earth.