Guest Video: Planet Hunting with TESS


September 22, 2018: TESS has already found two new planets, per preliminary reports.


Original post:

NASA released the first images from TESS today.

What is TESS?




Here is today’s image:


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There are more planets than stars in the Milky Way–and these are mostly stars. (Source)


TESS mission page.


Featured image: Yaquina Head Lighthouse, BLM Oregon and Washington/Daniel Gomez


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