Monday, 16 December, 2019

Month: June 2017

The Next Generation Planet Hunter.

The Next Generation Planet Hunter

The Next Generation Planet Hunter. The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) is a planned space telescope for NASA’s Explorers programme, designed to search for exoplanets using the transit method. It is planned for launch in March 2018. The primary mission objective for TESS is to survey the brightest stars near the Earth for transiting exoplanets over a two-year period.

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