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New planet-hunting camera produces best-ever image of an alien planet, says Stanford physicist


May 16, 2014

the bright white dot is the planet Beta Pictoris b The hunt for planets in faraway solar systems has taken another step forward with the debut of a new planet-detecting instrument, the Gemini Planet Imager (GPI), which has produced the best-ever direct photo of a planet outside our solar system. Full Story

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