David Kirkpatrick

September 22, 2008

Photo of an extrasolar planet?

Filed under: Media, Science — Tags: , , , — David Kirkpatrick @ 12:56 pm

From KurzweilAI.net — Did University of Toronto astronomers capture an image of an extrasolar planet? You be the judge.

A Maybe Planet, Orbiting Its Maybe Sun
New York Times, Sep. 18, 2008

Astronomers from the University of Toronto have published a picture of what they say might be the first image of a planet orbiting another Sunlike star, about 30 billion miles away from the star, inexplicably.

(Gemini Observatory)
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