View Full Version : colors of a second earth

2011-Jun-30, 04:13 PM
Spectroscopy tells us such fabulous stuff sometimes, and at other times it leads us astray. These guys do the fabulous stuff....colors of exoplanets that we should be able to discern with the next generation of telescopes. SEE:http://arxiv.org/PS_cache/arxiv/pdf/1102/1102.3625v2.pdf


2011-Jun-30, 05:21 PM
It is impressive, yet I am a little surprised if, inded, this is the first work on this idea. Something simpler came to me when I was developing the uber colorimeter - the Asterochromograph. [/tongue from cheek] [I see the old thread is archived and all the colorful illustrations are, as a result, deleted.]