With the launch of TESS, NASA will boost its search for exoplanets (page 2)

NASA’s newest planet hunter is gearing up for its first mission. The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) is scheduled to lift off aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket at 6:32 p.m. ET from […] The post NASA Planet Hunter Ready For Liftoff appeared first on Geek.com.

With the launch of TESS, NASA will boost its search for exoplanets

The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite will set the stage for the next chapter of exoplanet exploration.

Thu 12 Apr 18 from ScienceNews

TESS readies for takeoff

Satellite developed by MIT aims to discover thousands of nearby exoplanets, including at least 50 Earth-sized ones.

Wed 11 Apr 18 from Phys.org

Planet-hunting TESS spacecraft that will map 85% of the sky

The planet-hunting spacecraft is due to lift off from Cape Canaveral in Florida at 11.51pm BST (6.51pm ET) and is set to travel to nearby stars in our galaxy.

Wed 18 Apr 18 from Daily Mail

SpaceX to Launch NASA's Exoplanet-Hunting Spacecraft Today: How to Watch Live

After a delay, SpaceX is winding up again to launch NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) today (April 18) from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.

Wed 18 Apr 18 from SPACE.com

Goodbye, Kepler, Hello TESS: Passing the Baton in the Search for Distant Planets

For centuries, human beings have wondered about the possibility of other Earths orbiting distant stars. Perhaps some of these alien worlds would harbor strange forms of life or have unique and ...

Mon 16 Apr 18 from SPACE.com

NASA Planet Hunter Ready For Liftoff

NASA’s newest planet hunter is gearing up for its first mission. The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) is scheduled to lift off aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket at 6:32 p.m. ...

Mon 16 Apr 18 from Geek.com

The Astrobiology Magazine Guide to TESS

NASA's next mission to continue the search for Earth-like worlds is ready to blast off.

Mon 16 Apr 18 from SPACE.com

NASA's TESS satellite will super charge search for nearby, Earth-like worlds

On Monday, April 16, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) will launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.

Mon 16 Apr 18 from FOXNews

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