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Planets outside the solar system

Planets outside the solar system

theory and observations : [proceedings of the NATO Advanced Study Institute on planets outside the solar system : theory and observations, Cargèse, Corsica, France, May 5-15 1998]

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Published by Kluwer Academic Publishers in Dordrecht, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Extrasolar planets -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by J.-M. Mariotti and D. Alloin.
    GenreCongresses.
    SeriesNATO ASI series -- v. 532
    ContributionsMariotti, J.-M., Alloin, D. M., North Atlantic Treaty Organization. Scientific Affairs Division., NATO Advanced Study Institute on Planets Outside the Solar System : Theory and Observations (1998 : Cargèse, Corsica, France)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii,421p. :
    Number of Pages421
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22568494M
    ISBN 100792357086

    In , after decades of effort, we found the first such exoplanet (a planet outside our solar system) orbiting a main-sequence star, and today we know that most stars form with planets. This is an example of how persistence and new methods of observation advance the knowledge of humanity.   The mission is the next step in NASA’s search for planets outside our solar system. NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite arrives at Kennedy Space Center for launch Our nearest neighboring star Proxima Centauri bears a startling resemblance to our own sun, raising questions about conditions on its Earth-sized planet.

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      Though "Star Trek," "Star Wars," and "Lost In Space" all depicted life on other planets in distant solar systems, scientists had no evidence that there were any other planets outside of our solar Author: Keith A. Spencer.   Full of interesting facts about the eight planets in our solar system, including our very own Earth, this bestselling book also features photographs from Voyager and other space explorers. This nonfiction picture book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in .


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