Nasa announcement: How to watch the major breakthrough as it is announced live, and when it will happen

The hunt for exoplanets enters a new phase as European Southern observatory's (ESO) Echelle SPectrograph for Rocky Exoplanet and Stable Spectroscopic Observations (ESPRESSO) achieves first light at the agency's Very Large Telescope (VLT) in Chile. The next-generation spectrograph will not only make it possible to detect Earth-like planets, but will also allow the VLT to fulfill its operational potential... Continue Reading Next-gen exoplanet-hunting spectrograph achieves first light Category: Space Tags: ESO Exoplanet VLT Related Articles: Earth-like planets may not be very Earth-like New exoplanet-hunting camera fires up in Chile Massive exoplanet discovery challenges theories on planetary formation Kepler spots 219 new exoplanet candidates, 10 near Earth-size Volunteers find new system

Nasa announcement: How to watch the major breakthrough as it is announced live, and when it will happen

Very little detail has been revealed before the big announcement

Tue 12 Dec 17 from The Independent

Nasa announcement: What we know about the space agency's mysterious, major breakthrough

Very little has been said about the announcement, beyond suggestions of exoplanets and Google's mysterious involvement

Mon 11 Dec 17 from The Independent

Nasa to hold major announcement after artificial intelligence makes major planet-hunting breakthrough

The mysterious discovery was made by harnessing Google's machine learning prowess

Mon 11 Dec 17 from The Independent

Next-gen exoplanet-hunting spectrograph achieves first light

The hunt for exoplanets enters a new phase as European Southern observatory's (ESO) Echelle SPectrograph for Rocky Exoplanet and Stable Spectroscopic Observations (ESPRESSO) achieves ...

Sat 9 Dec 17 from Gizmag

A starlight rainbow

A next-level planet hunter splits light from individual stars into its spectral components.

Wed 6 Dec 17 from Cosmos Magazine

First light for ESPRESSO—the next generation planet hunter

The Echelle SPectrograph for Rocky Exoplanet and Stable Spectroscopic Observations (ESPRESSO) has successfully made its first observations. Installed on ESO's Very Large Telescope (VLT) in Chile, ...

Wed 6 Dec 17 from Phys.org

Google and NASA to reveal mysterious new space find - CNET

The leaders in space and search are teaming up to announce they've found something in the search for other Earths beyond our solar system.

Tue 12 Dec 17 from CNET Cutting Edge

NASA to make major announcement Thursday, will reveal new Kepler discovery

NASA has announced it will make an announcement surrounding a new discovery from its Kepler mission, a space telescope used to find exoplanets.

Mon 11 Dec 17 from FOXNews

Nasa to make 'major' alien-hunting Kepler discovery

Nasa scientists will be joined by a senior Google AI engineer and an expert from the University of Texas at Austin to reveal the Kepler telescope's latest planet candidate results.

Mon 11 Dec 17 from Daily Mail

NASA to Unveil Exoplanet Discovery Thursday

The agency will hold a news conference Thursday (Dec. 14) at 1 p.m. EST (1800 GMT) to reveal a new discovery made by its prolific Kepler space telescope, which has been searching the heavens ...

Sat 9 Dec 17 from SPACE.com

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