Standort: / Meldung: "Today's Webtip: TRAPPIST-1"

Dave Dempsey

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23. 2. 2017 - 11:07

Today's Webtip: TRAPPIST-1

Just announced a bunch of new earth-sized planets.

No, they don't know if there is any life on them, yes they ARE in that special place near their sun that might make it possible for water to exist, no we won't be going there any time soon, yes, we will probably be able to find out some interesting stuff anyways because super cool new space telescopes.

But for the actual announcement:

And for a question and answer session with the team who were working on it:

We're NASA scientists & exoplanet experts. Ask us anything about today's announcement of seven Earth-size planets orbiting TRAPPIST-1!