What’s Outside Our Solar System: Observing Exoplanets

The Solar System

The System of Stars

The Hertzsprung-Russell Diagram

The Hertzsprung-Russell Diagram

What’s an Exoplanet?

The First Discovered Exoplanet System

Detecting Exoplanets

Radical Velocity Method

Transit Method

Combining Detection Methods

Detection Technology

Earth Telescopes

Lick and Keck Telescope

Spatial Telescopes

Kepler Mission by NASA

Instruments and Detections


Characterizing Exoplanets

Dynamic Characterization

Chemical Composition

Research for Extraterrestrial Life

The Future of Exoplanets



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