[ August 11, 2009; 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. ] John Jenkins, Principal Investigator at the SETI Institute will be speaking at this month’s Cafe Scientifique on how scientists will use the newly-launched Kepler satellite telescope to search for exoplanets.


Newest Exoplanet Is the Lightest One Yet

by Eric on April 21, 2009

Gliese 581 Artist Conception

Rack up another exoplanet find for Michel Mayor of the University of Geneva. At today’s session of the JENAM conference at the University of Hertfordshire, UK, Mayor announced that yet another planet has been found orbiting that exoplanet superstar Gliese 581.