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New Telescope Hunts for Earth Sized Planets 104

Posted by CmdrTaco
from the do-you-see-what-i-see dept.
TENxOXR writes "The French-led Corot mission has taken off from Kazakhstan on a quest to find planets outside our Solar System. The space telescope will monitor about 120,000 stars for tiny dips in brightness that result from planets passing across their faces. The multinational mission will also study the stars directly to uncover more about their interior behavior."
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New Telescope Hunts for Earth-Sized Planets

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Computers will not be perfected until they can compute how much more than the estimate the job will cost.

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