View Full Version : Automated Telescope Network Finds Neptune-Sized World

2009-Jan-20, 04:00 PM
Another extrasolar planet has been found, this time a Neptune-sized world orbiting a star 120 light-years from Earth. It was found by a network of automated telescopes set up to search for other worlds, known as "HATNet," which is operated by the Center in Arizona and Hawaii. This latest extrasolar world, called HAT-P-11b [...]

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2009-Jan-21, 05:04 AM
planet hunting is getting more exciting with every day that passes.
we will soon break the thousand barrier then 2 thousand.
wonder where and when we will find earth's twin.