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Free Public Planetarium Show: Understanding Other Worlds
By Dr. Adam Jensen (UNK - Astronomy)
The last three decades have seen an incredible increase in scientists' knowledge of planets around other stars, also known as exoplanets. Come learn about the thousands of exoplanets that have been detected in this time, the billions of exoplanets that are thought to exist in just our own Milky Way Galaxy, and how scientists can analyze their sizes, atmospheres, composition, and more even when they often cannot be directly seen.