View Full Version : Astronomers Directly Image Distant Exoplanet

2012-Nov-19, 09:10 PM
False color, near infrared image of the Kappa Andromedae system, by the Subaru Telescope. Almost all of the light of the host star has been removed by the dark, software-generated disk in the center. Credit: NAOJ/Subaru/J. Carson (College of Charleston)/T. Currie (University Toronto) Astronomers using the Subaru Telescope in Hawaii have found a super-Jupiter-sized exoplanet [...]

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