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Exoplanet Watch Results
Exoplanet Watch Results
Top 5 exoplanet moments of 2016
Interstellar: Crossing the cosmic void
Neptune-mass outer planets likely common around other stars
Are Star Wars-like Planets Really Out There?
Winds of rubies and sapphires strike the sky of giant planet
NASA space telescopes pinpoint elusive brown dwarf
Study: Planet orbiting nearest star could be habitable
Cloudy nights, sunny days on distant hot Jupiters
Building blocks of life's building blocks come from starlight
Proxima Centauri might be more sunlike than we thought
Hubble finds planet orbiting pair of stars 8,000 light-years away
Nearby exo-Earth family withstands extreme scrutiny
Three giant worlds found orbiting twin suns
To boldly go: How 'Star Trek' inspired NASA's planet hunters
Jupiter's extended family? A billion or more
Spitzer Space Telescope begins 'Beyond' phase
ESO discovers Earth-size planet in habitable zone of nearest star
Venus-like exoplanet might have oxygen atmosphere, but not life
Top 10 Star Trek destinations chosen by NASA scientists
Astronomers help focus research in the search for another Earth
NASA’s next planet hunter will look closer to home
NASA's Hubble Telescope makes first atmospheric study of Earth-sized exoplanets
Vulcan may not be real, but Spock's home system is
The next generation of telescopes are almost impossibly accurate
WASP-12b: An egg-shaped planet
NASA’s Kepler confirms 100+ exoplanets during its K2 mission
Warm Jupiters not as lonely as expected
Space snow visible in bright baby solar system
Spectacular Orion images reveal isolated planets
In new 5-planet system, shades of homegrown giants
A surprising planet with three suns
Astronomers find water clouds in cold Jupiter-like object
First detection of methyl alcohol in a planet-forming disc
Unexpected excess of giant planets in star cluster
‘Electric wind’ can strip potential Earths of oceans, atmospheres
NASA's K2 finds newborn exoplanet around young star
New planet is largest discovered that orbits two suns
Gluttonous star may hold clues to planet formation
Cloudy days on exoplanets may hide atmospheric water
NASA finds clues to the birth of supermassive black holes
Are we alone in the universe? Revisiting the Drake equation
Giant red stars may heat frozen worlds into habitable planets
Dance of the sub-Neptunes: a planetary system in resonance
Largest unnamed world in the solar system
NASA's Kepler mission announces largest batch of planet discoveries ever
A teachable moment you can see! The transit of Mercury
NASA to announce latest Kepler discoveries during media teleconference
Promising worlds found around nearby ultra-cool dwarf star
On the road to finding other Earths
Hiding in the sunshine: The search for other Earths
Light echoes give clues to protoplanetary disk
NASA finds a new dwarf in a family of stars
Searching for dark and distant worlds
NASA's Spitzer maps climate patterns on a super-Earth
NASA selects instrument team to build next-gen planet hunter
Investigating the mystery of migrating 'hot Jupiters'
Planet hunter breaks ground with supernovas
Disaster and rebirth: a space telescope’s new mission
Life or illusion? Avoiding ‘false positives' in the search for living worlds
NASA introduces new, wider set of eyes on the universe
Let the great world spin
Veteran astronomer joins JPL exoplanet team
Astronomers find the largest solar system in the galaxy
Combing the galaxy for habitable worlds
Far beyond Pluto, a possible Planet Nine awaits discovery
Fantastic alien civilizations and where to find them
Webb's firsts keep coming: Observations of the exoplanet WASP-39 b show fingerprints of atoms and molecules, as well as signs of active chemistry and clouds.
NASA's Webb Reveals an Exoplanet Atmosphere as Never Seen Before
New observations show that a previously identified exoplanet, TOI-1075 b, is among the most massive super-Earths found so far.
Discovery Alert: Massive Planet is a 'Hulk' among Super-Earths
A new study of the "super-Earth" GJ 1252 b shows that the planet likely has a very minimal atmosphere or, possibly, no atmosphere at all.
Discovery Alert: Ultra-hot 'Super-Earth' Could Have No Atmosphere
A newly discovered 'super-Earth' lies in the habitable zone around its star, and appears to be in a prime position for further atmospheric investigation.
Discovery Alert: A Rocky 'Super-Earth' in the Habitable Zone
Webb ushers in a new era of exoplanet science with the first unequivocal detection of carbon dioxide in a planetary atmosphere outside our solar system.
Webb Sees Carbon Dioxide in Exoplanet's Atmosphere
A "super-Earth" discovered using the TESS satellite might be a "water world," though more observations are needed.
Discovery Alert: Intriguing New ‘Super-Earth' Could Get a Closer Look
The James Webb Space Telescope will examine the "lives" of exoplanets, from formation through maturity and eventual demise.
Exoplanets: What NASA Will See with the Webb Telescope
Webb captured the distinct signature of water, along with evidence for clouds and haze, in the atmosphere surrounding a hot, puffy gas giant planet orbiting a distant Sun-like star.
Webb Reveals Steamy Atmosphere of Distant Planet in Detail
Two newly discovered "super-Earths" are rocky worlds – and could be ideal candidates for follow-up atmospheric observations.
Discovery Alert: Two New, Rocky Planets in the Solar Neighborhood
The detection of 30 comets in another solar system – exocomets – could shed light on the formation of our own system of planets.
Discovery Alert: 30 'Exocomets' Orbit a Familiar Star
An international team of astronomers confirms 60 new exoplanets, or planets orbiting other stars; a separate study finds tentative evidence of an “exomoon.”
Discovery Alert: A Flood of New Planets, Plus Hint of an ‘Exomoon'
The count of confirmed exoplanets just ticked past the 5,000 mark, representing a 30-year journey of discovery led by NASA space telescopes.
Cosmic Milestone: NASA Confirms 5,000 Exoplanets
Explore Alien Worlds
Exoplanet Travel Bureau
This set of travel posters envision a day when the creativity of scientists and engineers will allow us to do things we can only dream of now.
Strange New Worlds
Explore an interactive gallery of some of the most intriguing and exotic planets discovered so far.
A planetary tour through time. The ancients debated the existence of planets beyond our own; now we know of thousands.