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NASA eClips™: The Search for Exoplanets
February 22, 2012

Target: Grades 9-12

Length: 6 minutes 19 seconds

NASA eClips™: Launchpad
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Join NASA astronauts at Kitt Peak National Observatory in their search for exoplanets. Find out how the 2-meter telescope is calibrated to locate giant planets orbiting stars in far-off solar systems. Learn about the infrared signature of a transit.

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