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How do we see planets around bright stars?
« on: 26/07/2011 23:30:02 »
How do we spot planets in the glare of their parent star?  Ben Oppenheimer is associate curator of astrophysics at the American Museum of Natural History, and he studies exoplanets and a type of ‘failed star’ called brown dwarfs...
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