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Exoplanet = A planet beyond our solar system, orbiting a star other than our Sun. The first confirmed discovery of a planet orbiting a normal star was only made in 1995, when a giant planet was found to be tightly circling the star 51 Pegasi.

Also see: habitable zone, planetary formation

Apps
Exoplanet

Twitter
@Exoplanetology

Headlines
Which stars can see Earth as a transiting exoplanet?
http://www.eso.org/public/news/eso1736
https://www.nasa.gov/feature/ames/kepler/astronomers-confirm-orbital-details-of-trappist1-least-understood-planet
http://www.ras.org.uk/news-and-press/2976-oceans-galore-new-study-suggests-most-habitable-planets-may-lack-dry-land
http://earthsky.org/space/next-nearest-star-has-a-planet

Elsewhere on the web
https://exoplanets.nasa.gov/trappist1
http://www.spitzer.caltech.edu/images/6286-ssc2017-01f-TRAPPIST-1-Statistics-Table
http://exoplanets.org
http://www.wired.com/2016/05/little-telescope-just-discovered-three-exoplanets-one-upped-kepler
https://nightsky.jpl.nasa.gov/download-view.cfm?Doc_ID=320
http://www.abc.net.au/science/articles/2010/10/28/3049628.htm
http://exoplanet.eu
PlanetQuest web site
http://www.scientificamerican.com/blog/post.cfm?id=citizen-scientists-join-the-exoplan-2010-12-16
Planet Hunters
http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap110329.html
http://www.abc.net.au/science/articles/2011/09/14/3317581.htm
http://www.thespacereview.com/article/1976/1
http://www.mnn.com/earth-matters/space/blogs/watch-2300-planets-orbit-one-star
http://ciera.northwestern.edu/Jackson2011
http://www.exoclimes.com
https://rockyworlds.wordpress.com

Gaian Bottleneck
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26789354
http://www.anu.edu.au/news/all-news/the-aliens-are-silent-because-they-are-extinct
https://audioboom.com/boos/4208021-spacetime-with-stuart-gary-series-19-ep-5-the-aliens-are-silent-because-they-re-dead

kepler
7th Kepler Planet Catalog
http://earthsky.org/space/kepler-100-new-exoplanets-k2-jan-2015

Pitch perfect in DSHARP at ALMA

Wikipedia
Extrasolar planet
Fermi paradox

Planeta.com

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