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View Full Version : Kepler Spacecraft Can “Hear” a Red Giant Concerto in Space



Fraser
2010-Oct-28, 11:00 PM
Not only is the Kepler spacecraft hunting down extrasolar planets, but it also provides the ability to study stars in unprecedented detail. “We knew that if Kepler had the sensitivity of detecting Earth-size planets, that it would have capability to transform our knowledge of stars themselves,” said Natalie Batalha of San Jose State University in [...]

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