Almost batting a thousand–the contribution of Kepler (and others)

There have been a few posts on TMSB regarding the Kepler satellite and reaction wheel issues affecting it.  But all that planet-hunting, the primary mission of the Kepler team, has paid off in the amount of information learned from their, and other satellites’, endeavors.  You’ll learn a thing or two if you take a read […]

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Not dead yet!!

To borrow an answer for a different question:  I’ve never Kepled.  But the Kepler Team sounds like they aren’t going to give up on planet-hunting yet.  They’re looking for a few good ideas (at least according to the article).  If you have any, maybe you could help them out? http://science.time.com/2013/08/16/the-kepler-space-telescope-may-be-dead-but-its-planet-hunting-mission-continues/ Related articles Planet-hunting scope beyond repair […]

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