Two Giant Exoplanets Found Around Sun Like Star | Astronomy

Professional astronomers and citizen scientists from the NASA-funded Planet Hunters TESS project have discovered a two-planet system around a bright star such as the Sun HD 152843. An artist’s rendering of the planetary system HD 152843. Image credit: NASA/Scott Wiessinger. HD 152843 is a G dwarf star located about 352 light-years away in the northern… Continue reading Two Giant Exoplanets Found Around Sun Like Star | Astronomy

Crossroads of Art and Astronomy

Title: Astro-animation – Art and science education case studies Writer: Laurence Arcadias, Robin HD Corbet, Declan McKenna, Isabella Potenziani First Author Institution: Maryland Institute College of Arts Status: Accepted for publication in Animation, Process & Production Practice [pre-print available on arxiv] Astronomy is a complex scientific endeavor as well as a deeply human experience. The… Continue reading Crossroads of Art and Astronomy