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View Full Version : What If All of Keplerís Exoplanets Orbited the Same Star?



Fraser
2012-Aug-17, 06:50 PM
That’s exactly the scenario shown by a mesmerizing animation called “Worlds” by Alex Parker — 2299 multiple-transit planetary candidates identified to date by NASA’s Kepler space telescope, currently scrutinizing a field of view within the constellation Cygnus to detect the oh-so-faint reductions in brightness caused by planets passing in front of their stars. The search [...]

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