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TESS: A New Era of Exoplanet Discovery

7th Jan, 2016 - 26.3K views

In August 2017, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite will launch atop a Falcon 9 Spacecraft ushering in a new era of exoplanet discovery. Follow DeepAstronomy on Twitter: @DeepAstronomy Like us on Facebook: F

Kepler's New Universe

19th Feb, 2014 - 118.9K views

Kepler has opened up a new universe. Only about 20 years ago, we didn't know if there were any other planets around any other stars besides our own, now we know we live in a galaxy that contains more planets than stars. Every star in our galaxy has o

The Drake Equation

19th Dec, 2012 - 0 views

The new answer to life, the universe and everything has been revised, it's now 59, with lower error bars. Thanks to all who attended, lots of fun was had by all. Here are some of the links I proimised: The Algorithmic Origins of Life: http://rsif.

The First Earth-sized World of Alpha Centauri

27th Oct, 2012 - 95.6K views

Please consider supporting this content on Patreon: European astronomers have discovered a planet with about the mass of the Earth orbiting a star in the Alpha Centauri system — the nearest to Earth. It is also the

Space Fan News #64: Introducing SOFIA; Nibiru Can't Hide; Overfed Black Holes

12th May, 2012 - 9649 views

Please take a moment to vote: SOFIA's First Science: Another Indirect

Space Fan News #46: SETI Listens to Kepler Planets; Supermassive Black Holes Found too Early

7th Jan, 2012 - 13.5K views SETI/Kepler Analysis

Space Fan News #45: Kepler Finds Two Planets That Survived a Red Giant Expansion

24th Dec, 2011 - 8226 views I thought this discovery was so cool that I devoted the entire episode to it. Two Earth-sized planets have been discovered around a dying star that has passed the red giant stage. Becaus

The Promise of Kepler-22b

7th Dec, 2011 - 1.1M views Exciting news from the Kepler mission yesterday! Here's what happened: they discovered a planet that is roughly the size of Earth, and is a good distance from the planet. Unfortunately,

Space Fan News #32: 52 New Exoplanets; Kepler discovers Tatooine; A Solar Eclipse of a Lifetime

17th Sep, 2011 - 8704 views The ESO HARPS spectrograph as discovered 52 new exoplanets: Kepler 16 b: 2017 Solar

Space Fan News #24: Latest Kepler Exoplanet; Goodbye to a Mars Rover

10th Jun, 2011 - 7169 views

Sorry for the unexpected haitus! This week, we take a look at some highlights from the Spring Meeting of the American Astronomical Society meeting held in late May. New planet of Kepler 10 system:

Space Fan News #16: First Images of Mercury; All of Kepler's Planets; Number of Earths in Our Galaxy

2nd Apr, 2011 - 9023 views

Lots of really cool news out this week. The MESSENGER spacecraft took some images of Mercury, the Kepler guys put out a really neat graphic showing all of the candidate planets Kepler discovered in February, and a paper showing an estimate of the nu

Space Fan News 8 Kepler Triples Number of Known Exoplanets Become a Planet Hunter

5th Feb, 2011 - 5227 views

On Feb. 2nd, 2011 the NASA Kepler team announced another data release. This one contains candidates for 1235 stars with planets orbiting them. Of those, 54 are within the habitable zone! Kepler has woken up and is now fulfilling its promise to ans