How are exoplanets found?

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  The type of information we know about exoplanets today: Mass, Radius and distance from the host star [click to enlarge]. Plot generated on the http://exoplanets.org/plots site – try plotting your own graph!    Twinkle, as you possibly know by now from reading our website, is not a mission trying to find new exoplanets, but rather to study known ones. This means of course … Read More

EduTwinkle

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Clara Sousa Silva (second from right, front row) at Downing Street Although the Twinkle Mission aims to look at the far reaches of space, we also have projects working a little closer to home; namely EduTwinkle. This is the branch of the mission working to bring a little more space exploration to British schools. Space is one of the best gateways into … Read More