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View Full Version : VLTI Detects Exozodiacal Light Around Exoplanets



Fraser
2014-Nov-04, 09:30 PM
If you’ve ever stood outside after twilight has passed, or a few hours before the sun rises at dawn,* then chances are you’ve witnessed the phenomenon known as zodiacal light. This effect, which looks like a faint, diffuse white glow in the night sky, is what happens when sunlight is reflected off of tiny particles […]

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