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Fraser
2013-Jun-03, 01:20 PM
We’ve found hundreds of planets outside the solar system, but taking a picture of one is still something quite special. The light of the parent star tends to greatly overwhelm the faint light of the alien planet. (So usually we learn about planets by tracking the*effects each*planet has on its star, like dimming light when [...]

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