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5 accomplishments of the Kepler telescope
http://www.yttwebzine.com/2018/11/01/160183/five_accomplishments_of_the_kepler
11/01/2018 - 12:31 – StudyHall.Rocks , The Kepler Space Observatory is out of fuel and has been retired. But ... , according to NASA . And while it will no longer produce eye-popping discoveries, the Kepler, which launched ... .     A robotic spacecraft, the Kepler took images of stars and captured planets as they transited in ...
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Quick Study: Who was Johannes Kepler?
http://www.yttwebzine.com/resources/2015/03/30/109983/who_was_kepler
03/30/2015 - 13:00 – the Kepler space observatory.      Last week, NASA's Kepler mission received the ... Achievement. But long before the Kepler space observatory, there was Johannes Kepler. So who was he?  Here ... is a quick rundown:      Name: Johannes Kepler.       Born: Dec. 27, 1571, in Weil ...
Last updated 5 years 12 weeks ago
Solar system with eight planets found
http://www.yttwebzine.com/2017/12/14/15/153667/nasa_finds_solar_system_with_eight_planets
12/14/2017 - 14:21 – , working with a computer expert from Google, said the distant Kepler 90 system has eight planets also ... by the Kepler space telescope. The computer analyzed data from Kepler and found a previously unknown ... planet, dubbed Kepler 90i.            Launched in 2009, Kepler is a robotic spacecraft that has ...
Last updated 2 years 33 weeks ago
Astronomers spot possible "exomoon"
http://www.yttwebzine.com/2017/07/31/150671/exomoon_candidate
07/31/2017 - 08:25 – solar system known as Kepler 1625, roughly 4,000 light years away. Columbia University researchers ... exoplanets using data from NASA's Kepler space observatory. Launched in 2009, the robotic spacecraft ...
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Scientists: 10 more planets could host life
http://www.yttwebzine.com/2017/06/19/149730/more_rocky_planets_found
06/19/2017 - 13:34 – could potentially support life.     Using data from the Kepler space observatory, scientists ... Kepler: Launched in 2009, Kepler is a robotic spacecraft that has taken images of stars. The ... delivered at a NASA news conference Monday were from the initial Kepler mission. Kepler spent those first ...
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Neighboring exoplanets locked in orbit
http://www.yttwebzine.com/2017/05/23/149049/trappist_planets_locked_in_orbit
05/23/2017 - 09:34Kepler Space Telescope to learn about the outermost of seven exoplanets, known as TRAPPIST-1h, which ...
Last updated 3 years 10 weeks ago
Telescope spots 1,284 new planets
http://www.yttwebzine.com/tomorrow/2016/05/10/136006/researcher_confirms_new_planets
05/10/2016 - 19:47 – the Kepler space telescope. Launched in 2009, the Kepler is a robotic spacecraft that has taken images ... a dimming of the star’s light, according to NASA. It is named for Johannes Kepler, the 16th ... those, 2,325 were discovered by Kepler. But it’s less common for researchers to talk about finding rocky ...
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Five exoplanet stories from 2014
http://www.yttwebzine.com/tomorrow/2014/12/29/103718/five_alien_planet_stories
12/29/2014 - 16:16 – – and to eliminate a long-standing myth.        In February, NASA’s Kepler mission announced the ... : A world found by NASA's planet-hunting Kepler space telescope wobbles wildly on its spin axis ... size of ours orbiting the habitable zone of its star. Dubbed Kepler 186f, the planet is 500 light-years ...
Last updated 5 years 31 weeks ago
A primer: Earth's 'cousin' orbits distant star
http://www.yttwebzine.com/tomorrow/2014/04/17/86186/earth_cousin_orbits_distant_star
04/17/2014 - 20:00 – size of ours orbiting the habitable zone of its star.      Dubbed Kepler 186f, the planet is 500 ... milestone in the work of scientists studying data from the Kepler Space Telescope. Launched in 2009, Kepler ... scientists “find” this planet?       They searched Kepler data for the dimming that occurs when a planet ...
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NASA In Brief -- Scientists discover 715 new worlds; spacesuit helmet leak probed
http://www.yttwebzine.com/tomorrow/2014/02/26/82958/scientists_discover_715_new_worlds
02/26/2014 - 09:00 – From NASA Reports , NEW WORLDS: NASA's Kepler mission on Feb. 26 announced the ... first two years of Kepler's observations -- May 2009 to March 2011.      The research team used a ... technique called verification by multiplicity, which relies in part on the logic of probability. Kepler ...
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