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How astronomers chase new worlds in TESS data  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
As pink liquid oozed around her shoes, astronomer Johanna Teske started to feel sick. She had been looking for new planets with the Planet Finder Spectrograph, an astronomical instrument resembling an industrial-sized... more
TESS Uncovers Its ‘First Nearby Super-Earth’  ASTRO WATCH · 2 weeks
An international team of astronomers led by Cornell’s Lisa Kaltenegger has characterized the first potentially habitable world outside of our solar system discovered by... more
Stars may keep spinning fast, long into old age  SCIENCE-NEWS · 2 weeks
NASA’s TESS telescope has spotted an old star that spins too fast for theory to explain, suggesting that stars may have a magnetic midlife crisis. more
TESS satellite uncovers its 'first nearby super-Earth'  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS), a mission designed to comb the heavens for exoplanets, has discovered its first potentially habitable world outside of our own solar system -- and an international team of... more
Three Small Planets Orbit Nearby Red Dwarf Star GJ 357  SCI-NEWS.COM · 2 weeks
Using data from NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) and several ground-based telescopes, astronomers have discovered... more
TESS Discovers Three New Planets Nearby, Including Temperate 'Sub-Neptune'  ASTRO WATCH · 3 weeks
NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, or TESS, has discovered three new worlds that are among the smallest, nearest... more
TESS satellite uncovers 'first nearby super-Earth'  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS), a mission designed to comb the heavens for exoplanets, has discovered its first potentially habitable world outside of our own solar system -- and an international team of astronomers has... more
Confirmation of toasty TESS planet leads to surprising find of promising world  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
A piping hot planet discovered by NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) has pointed the way to additional worlds orbiting the same star, one... more
TESS satellite uncovers 'first nearby super-Earth'  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
An international team of astronomers led by Cornell's Lisa Kaltenegger has characterized the first potentially habitable world outside of our own solar system. more
Confirmation of toasty TESS planet leads to surprising find of promising world (w/video)  nanowerk · 3 weeks
A piping hot planet discovered by NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) has pointed the way to additional worlds orbiting the same... more
New Space Discovery Sheds Light on How Planets Form  ASTRO WATCH · 3 weeks
Researchers at Dartmouth College have discovered a planet orbiting one of the brightest young stars known, according to... more
TESS has found the first-ever ‘ultrahot Neptune’  SCIENCE-NEWS · 3 weeks
NASA’s TESS telescope has spotted a world that could be a bridge between other types of exoplanets: hot Jupiters and scorched Earths. more
TESS discovers three new planets nearby, including temperate 'sub-Neptune'  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, or TESS, has discovered three new worlds that are among the smallest, nearest exoplanets known to date. The planets orbit a star just 73 light... more
NASA's TESS mission finds 'missing link' planets  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
NASA's newest planet-hunting satellite has discovered a type of planet missing from our own solar system. more
TESS Successfully Completes First Year of Science Operations  SCI-NEWS.COM · 3 weeks
NASA’s Transiting Exoplanets Survey Satellite (TESS) has discovered over two dozen extrasolar planets and captured data on other astronomical events... more
NASA's TESS mission completes first year of survey, turns to northern sky  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) has discovered 21 planets outside our solar system and captured data on other interesting events occurring in the... more
TESS Finds Still-Forming Gas Giant in Binary Star System  SCI-NEWS.COM · 3 weeks
Astronomers using NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) have discovered an exoplanet planet larger than Neptune but smaller... more
TESS Observes Unusual Type Ia Supernova: ASASSN-18tb  SCI-NEWS.COM · 4 weeks
Astronomers have used NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) to see what was happening around the supernova ASASSN-18tb in the first moments... more
Supernova Observation First of Its Kind Using NASA Satellite  ASTRO WATCH · 4 weeks
When NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite launched into space in April 2018, it did so with a specific... more
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