Exoplanet Maps

  1. Bobbywhy

    Bobbywhy 1,908
    Gold Member

    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
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Drakkith

    Staff: Mentor

    Sweet! Thanks for the link!
     
  4. Astronuc

    Staff: Mentor

    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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