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NASA Infra-Red Probe Reveals Super Earth’s Direct Light

Posted on: May 10, 2012

NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope was able to detect a super Earth’s direct light for the first time using its sensitive heat-seeking infrared vision.

While the planet is not habitable, the detection is a historic step toward the eventual search for signs of life on other planets.

Source:
http://www.dailygalaxy.com/my_weblog/2012/05/newsalert-nasa-infra-red-probe-reveals-super-earths-direct-light.html

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