• phys.org | 2/12/2019 | Staff
    On October 30th, 2018, after nine years of faithful service, the Kepler Space Telescope was officially retired. With nearly 4000 candidates and 2,662 confirmed exoplanets to its credit, no other...
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  • Universe Today | 10/30/2018 | Staff
    On October 30th, 2018, after nine years of faithful service, the Kepler Space Telescope was officially retired. With nearly 4000 candidates and 2,662 confirmed exoplanets to its credit, no other...
    453 views iVchan
  • earthsky.org | 12/7/2018 | Paul Scott Anderson
    In recent decades, astronomers have confirmed a few thousand exoplanets, or planets orbiting distant stars. There are thousands more exoplanet candidates. On December 3, 2018, an international team...
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  • Universe Today | 5/12/2009 | Fraser Cain
    At 6:51 EDT on Wednesday, April 18th, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from Florida’s Cape Canaveral. It was carrying NASA’s TESS: the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite.
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  • earthsky.org | 3/28/2018 | Deborah Byrd
    This NASA animation depicts a rare type of supernova known as a fast-evolving luminous transient, or FELT. NASA’s Kepler space telescope – originally designed as a planet-hunter – has found such an...
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