Hubble Takes First Visible Light Image of Extrasolar Planet - Universe Today
[/caption] Persistence has paid off for astronomer Paul Kalas. After eight years and taking repeated photographs with the Hubble Space Telescope of a nearby star, he finally has what he and many astronomers have been striving for: the first visible-light snapshot of a planet outside our solar system. This coincides with the announcement of the … Continue reading "Hubble Takes First Visible Light Image of Extrasolar Planet"
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