Astronomy Cast Ep. 367: Spitzer does Exoplanets

Article written: 10 Feb , 2015
Updated: 28 Dec , 2015
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We’ve spent the last few weeks talking about different ways astronomers are searching for exoplanets. But now we reach the most exciting part of this story: actually imaging these planets directly. Today we’re going to talk about the work NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope has done viewing the atmospheres of distant planets.

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