Tuesday, August 6, 2013 5:08pm -0400

Hot Pink Planet Found Around Sun-like Star

Astronomers have captured an image of a pink planet around a Sun-like star in the constellation Virgo. About four times the size of Jupiter it is the smallest exo-planet ever found around a star like our Sun. Glowing a dark magenta, the newly discovered exoplanet GJ 504b was found and imaged by Using infrared data from the Subaru Telescope in Hawaii.

Published in Photo Sharing
Thursday, May 16, 2013 11:28am -0400

A Fading Kepler Will Still Make Breaking Discoveries For Years To Come.

Usually any news from NASA's Kepler Mission is exciting new exo-planet discoveries. Yesterday's news was not very good.

Published in Astronomy