Sunday, August 23, 2020

oh, two exoplanets!

Watched Dr Becky's podcast for August 2020 and she made it clear for me what the big deal was with the recent exoplanet direct imaging. It was the first time that two planets were observed at the same time around exosolar star Tycho 8998-760-1.

two exoplanets imaged

They are on the bottom right. The dots at the top left are other stars.

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