exoplanet


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ex·o·plan·et

 (ĕk′sō-plăn′ĭt)
n.
An extrasolar planet.

ex′o·plan′e·tar′y (-ĭ-tĕr′ē) adj.

exoplanet

(ˈɛksəʊˌplænɪt)
n
(Astronomy) a planet that orbits a star in a solar system other than that of Earth
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Astronomers in California last week discovered HR 5183, an exoplanet three times the size of Jupiter that slingshots around its star on a unique path.
By December Cyprus will give names to an exoplanet and its sun, the head of the Cyprus Space Exploration Organisation George Danos announced on Thursday.
This means that NASA and MIT have now bought observation time on the telescope on La Palma in collaboration with the exoplanet group at DTU Space.
In 2016, astronomers found a rocky exoplanet named Proxima b -- a potentially habitable world orbiting the active M star Proxima Centauri, Earth's closest star beyond the sun, that might qualify as a target.
A team of astronomers has discovered an exoplanet, a planet outside the solar system, that may have conditions that are suitable to sustain life.
The trio are among the smallest and nearest exoplanets known to date, spotted using Nasa's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS).
They are among the smallest and closest exoplanets found to date, using Nasa's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (Tess), which was sent into space in 2018 to discover new worlds around neighbouring stars that could support life.
The trio are among the smallest and nearest exoplanets known to date, using Nasa's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS), which was sent into space in 2018 with the aim of finding new worlds around neighbouring stars that could support life.
Synopsis: An exoplanet or extrasolar planet is a planet outside the Solar System.
Malaysian school children will get to use their imagination to name a star and an exoplanet as part of the 100th anniversary celebration of the International Astronomical Union (IAU).
Airbus Defence and Space has completed construction of the Cheops satellite (Characterising Exoplanet Satellite).
The GRAVITY instrument on ESOs Very Large Telescope Interferometer (VLTI) has made the first direct observation of an exoplanet using optical interferometry.