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Exoplanet Maps

  1. Nov 19, 2012 #1

    Bobbywhy

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    Exoplanet discoveries continue to be made using various sensitive techniques. Since there is no evidence to the contrary none of them are thought to harbor life forms. Here is a new set of maps showing where the exoplanets are located in both the Northern and Southern Hemispheres:

    http://www.scientificamerican.com/a...cket-interactive&WT.mc_id=SA_printmag_2012-12

    Cheers,
    Bobbywhy
     
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  3. Nov 19, 2012 #2

    Drakkith

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    Sweet! Thanks for the link!
     
  4. Jan 7, 2013 #3

    Astronuc

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    To add complication to mapping exoplanets,

    Double-Star Systems Can Be Dangerous for Exoplanets
    http://news.yahoo.com/double-star-systems-dangerous-exoplanets-191252268.html

     
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