Exoplanets: Worlds Around Other Stars

Exoplanets: Worlds Around Other Stars

Outreach talk about the current state of exoplanet science. I have given this talk (or similar ones) at several venues including Woodson Library, The Admiral at the Lake retirement community, and Renaissance Court Senior Center.

links to the gifs/videos used:
http://imgur.com/a/MIuGy (Kepler planet count)
http://imgur.com/a/HGBD5 (transit technique)
http://imgur.com/a/NjCyz (radial velocity technique)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gnZVvYm6KKM (Kepler multi-planet systems, featuring epic background music)

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Megan Bedell

May 05, 2016
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