WFIRST space telescope will use Gravitational microlensing to survey exoplanets

Posted in Science on 9th Oct, 2016
by Alex Muller

This will lead to a statistical census of exoplanets with masses greater than a tenth of the Earth's mass.

NASA is getting serious about the next big space telescope

Posted in Science on 19th Feb, 2016
by Alex Muller

With a view 100 times larger than Hubble's, the WFIRST scope could discover thousands of exoplanets and millions of galaxies