Kepler

Science & Technology
12:12 pm
Fri March 7, 2014

NASA project detects 715 new planets

Kepler's Supernova is named for 17th century German astronomer Johannes Kepler. The deep space telescope named for him recently discovered 715 new planets.
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Last week, NASA announced its latest findings from the Kepler mission.  Kepler is a space telescope that was launched in 2009 to look for habitable planets.  Current State’s Emanuele Berry sat down with Michigan State University astronomer Megan Danahue to learn more.

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