View Full Version : Kepler Mission Extended to 2016

2012-Apr-03, 10:20 PM
With NASA’s tight budget, there were concerns that some of the agency’s most successful astrophysics missions might not be able to continue. Anxieties were rampant about one mission in particular, the very fruitful exoplanet-hunting Kepler mission, as several years of observations are required in order for Kepler to confirm a repeated orbit as a planet [...]

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2012-Apr-04, 12:52 AM
Thank god.