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ExoPlanets 101


What is an ExoPlanet?

An Exoplanet is a planet outside of our Solar System that orbits another star other than our Sun.

How are ExoPlanets found?

ExoPlanets are found through various methods including the "wobble" method and the "transit method."






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4,197
Total Planets Discovered

0
Truly Earth-Like Planets Discovered

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