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View Full Version : Why Exoplanet Hunting Is ‘Like Seeing A Flea In A Lightbulb’



Fraser
2013-Dec-13, 03:00 PM
Exoplanets are really tiny compared to their host star, and it’s hard to imagine sometimes how astronomers can even find one of these worlds — let alone thousands of them. This nifty two-part series from PBS explains how it’s possible in an easy-to-understand and hilarious way. As an example, this is how they describe the […]

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