The Search for Other Earths
Lecture no. 7 from the course: A Visual Guide to the Universe with the Smithsonian
Taught by Professor David M. Meyer | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Join the Kepler telescope in the search for other Earths. Kepler has spotted thousands of candidate planets orbiting other stars, including many that are roughly Earth-sized. Learn how planets are detected at stellar distances, and study the conditions needed to support life.