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Published on Dec 31, 2013
Ever wondered what scientists can learn about planets outside our solar system? In this video, I describe my research on the super-Earth exoplanet GJ 1214b. My collaborators and I made the first ever measurement capable of detecting an Earth-like atmosphere on an exoplanet, but what we found is very different from the Earth...
The work described here was published in the Jan 2, 2014 issue of the journal Nature.