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Message 830124 - Posted: 14 Nov 2008, 6:07:39 UTC

Astronomers capture first images of new planets

http://www.cnn.com/2008/TECH/space/11/13/new.planets/index.html

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Using the latest techniques in space technology, astronomers at NASA and the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory used direct-imaging techniques to capture pictures of four newly discovered planets orbiting stars outside our solar system.

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Message 830134 - Posted: 14 Nov 2008, 6:24:45 UTC - in response to Message 830124.

Thanks for that Joker. I find it very interesting.






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Message 830158 - Posted: 14 Nov 2008, 7:03:36 UTC - in response to Message 830134.

Thanks for that Joker. I find it very interesting.

Oh You're welcome, In more ways than one. ;)
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Message 830187 - Posted: 14 Nov 2008, 7:44:55 UTC

This certainly is an interesting story. Spotted it on BBC News this morning too: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7725584.stm




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Message 830190 - Posted: 14 Nov 2008, 7:47:31 UTC - in response to Message 830187.

This certainly is an interesting story. Spotted it on BBC News this morning too: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7725584.stm


Yep most fascinating. I made Yer link active for Ya.
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Message 830206 - Posted: 14 Nov 2008, 8:42:07 UTC

Another related story.

Guess now we can argue about who saw what first. :P


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Message 830208 - Posted: 14 Nov 2008, 8:46:50 UTC - in response to Message 830206.

Another related story.

Guess now we can argue about who saw what first. :P

Well at least it's not who in this case. ;)
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Message 830433 - Posted: 14 Nov 2008, 17:58:06 UTC

I saw that in the newspaper today. It's about Fomalhaut.


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