SFN #163: Kepler Confirmed Exoplanets Doubled! Here's How They Did It

On May 10th, the team from NASA's Kepler Space Telescope announced a whopping 1,284 new confirmed exoplanets from the Kepler Dataset. Usually this happens one or two at a time, how do we suddenly get 1,284 all at once? SFN Theme by Stephen Dubois,

Published on 20th May, 2016

On May 10th, the team from NASA's Kepler Space Telescope announced a whopping 1,284 new confirmed exoplanets from the Kepler Dataset. Usually this happens one or two at a time, how do we suddenly get 1,284 all at once? SFN Theme by Stephen Dubois, http://ancienteyesmusic.com Download here: http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/stephendubois6 Download the DeepAstronomy App and stay current on all content: Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=me.dwnld.vrf985&hl=en_GB Apple: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/deep-astronomy/id1098749154?ls=1&mt=8 Follow DeepAstronomy on Twitter: @DeepAstronomy Like DeepAstronomy on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DeepAstronomy/ Like Space Fan News on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SpaceFanNews/ Follow DeepAstronomy on Google+ http://google.com/+DeepAstronomy http://google.com/+TonyDarnell We also have a great Google+ Community, come share your thoughts and join the discussion! https://plus.google.com/communities/109849939648748938781