1. Lisa Kaltenegger – Breaking the Wall to Thousands of New Worlds @Falling Walls 2014

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    BREAKING THE WALL TO THOUSANDS OF NEW WORLDS How Exoplanet Research is Scouting for Earth 2.0 Lisa Kaltenegger Associate Professor and Director of the Exoplanet Institute for Pale Blue Dots at…

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    • Die Suche nach Exoplaneten // The search for exoplanets

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      Die Suche nach Exoplaneten // The search for exoplanets This is my edit with material which was not used in the final version. Used the data of HIPPARCUS to create a realistic point…

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      • Exoplanets

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        Dimitar D. Sasselov, Professor of Astronomy at Harvard, explains how exoplanets form and how, here on Earth, we can find them.

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        • UndiscoveredWorlds Trailer

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          Undiscovered Worlds: The Search Beyond Our Sun explores a timeless question: Are there other planets like Earth? Travel to distant stars and fly up close to exotic planets. Experience the science…

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          • The Astronomer's Universe - Exoplanets

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            The Astronomer's Universe - with Carolyn Collins Petersen What professional astronomers are looking at and what they are learning!

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            • Undiscovered Worlds - Fulldome Trailer

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              Undiscovered Worlds: The Search Beyond Our Sun explores a timeless question: Do other planets like Earth exist? Travel to distant stars and fly up close to exotic planets. Experience the science…

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              • What Is A SuperEarth?

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                One of the amazing discoveries we've made in our search for extrasolar planets is a new category of planets called "super earths". These are planets with a few times more mass than Earth. Could they…

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                • Exoplanet-style transit light curve of Venus

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                  This is a 'real' demonstration of the transit method used to detect extrasolar planets, but using our somewhat closer neighbour Venus. As Venus passes in front of the sun in this video, there is…

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                  • Exoplanets and the Real Search for Alien Life (Space Science Week Lecture)

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                    Astronomers have discovered over one thousand planets orbiting stars other than our Sun, with thousands more expected. In this lecture, Sara Seager, a 2013 MacArthur Fellow, explores the incredible…

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                    • Kepler Telescope Discovers 'Motherload' of New Planets

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                      When you hear NASA scientists use descriptions like “mother-load” and “bonanza” you know they’ve discovered something big. They have a new map of galactic real estate surveyed by the planet-hunting…

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