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Proposed space telescope for quality viewing of earth sized exoplanets out to 45 light years

Posted in Hardware on 16th Aug, 2016
by Alex Muller

The High Definition Space Telescope would be five times as big and 100 times as sensitive as Hubble.

'Most Earth-like planet yet' spotted by Kepler

Posted in Science on 19th Apr, 2014
by Alex Muller

The rocky planet, Kepler 186f, is close to the size of Earth and has the potential to hold liquid water, which is critical for life, the team says.

$600M planet hunting space telescope Kepler comes back online

Posted in Science on 9th Feb, 2014
by Alex Muller

Space telescope Kepler is once again able to resume finding new planets outside our own solar system.

Arkyd space telescope demonstrator will launch as early as April 2014

Posted in Hardware on 28th Oct, 2013
by Alex Muller

Planetary Resources will advance its mission to mine resource rich near Earth asteroids by launching the Arkyd spacecraft.