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NASA press release: new exoplanet system, only 39 light-years away!

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stellakafka
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NASA press release: new exoplanet system, only 39 light-years away!

Friends,

 

A press release from NASA/ESA announces a newly discovered exoplanet system of 7 Earth-sized exoplanets aroung Trappist-1. Three of those exoplanets are in the star's habitable zone. Exoplanets are everywhere!!

Here's the full text of the press release:

http://www.eso.org/public/news/eso1706/

 

Best wishes - clear skies,

Stella.

Jorge1977
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Great new!

Hi Stella!

Very great new!

We are getting closer and closer of the discovery of extraterrestrial life. In my opinion it will one of the most important discoveries ever.

Clear skies and cheers!

B.P.Vietje
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Presentation on TRAPPIST-1 Discovery

Excellent talk from the co-discoverers of the TRAPPIST-1 system (thanks to John Blackwell):

https://caltech.app.box.com/s/e0ixl8a1ex8fm8srabor2d38vr1cpfbd

Clear skies,

Brad Vietje, VBPA

Newbury, VT

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