NASA’s latest exoplanet hunter spots dozens of potential new worlds

Astronomers are poring over the candidates from the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite to confirm how many are bona fide planets.

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doi: 10.1038/d41586-018-06194-7

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  • Update 07 September 2018: This story has been updated with comments from George Ricker at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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