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Fraser
2015-Sep-23, 12:11 AM
Exoplanet Beta Pic b orbiting Beta Pictoris from Dunlap Institute on Vimeo. Just. Wow. The motion of an alien world, reduced to a looping .gif. We truly live in an amazing age. A joint press release out of the Gemini Observatory and the University of Toronto demonstrates a stunning first: a sequence of direct images […]

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Swift
2015-Sep-23, 12:57 AM
Wow!

Torsten
2015-Sep-23, 10:06 AM
I never would have guessed this kind of imaging would be possible a mere two decades, give or take, after the first exoplanets were discovered.