Speaker Deck

Exoplanets: Worlds Around Other Stars

by Megan Bedell

Published May 5, 2016 in Science

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)