All Subjects
      All Types

        Info

        Grades

        6-12

        Accessibility

        Auditory, Visual

        Permitted Use

        Stream, Download and Share


        Part of NOVA
        79 Favorites
        1809 Views

        A Strange New Planet

        Scientists have been looking for extra-solar planets for decades, but only recently, with better equipment and improved techniques, have they finally unveiled new and unusual planets. Since 1995, over 155 planets have been discovered orbiting stars other than our Sun. In this video segment adapted from NOVA, two of the most successful planet-hunters discuss the search for extra-solar planets.

        Visit the program page here.

        Contributor:
        Funder:
        Producer:

        You must be logged in to use this feature

        Need an account?
        Register Now