Sunday, August 09, 2009

Replay: Scientists explain "hot Jupiter"

NASA's Kepler spacecraft has already made a discovery in its planet-hunting effort before its official science work even begins.

The spacecraft has discovered a Jupiter-like planet orbiting a distant star. The planet is closer to its star than Earth is.

Late last week, NASA held a news conference to discuss Kepler's status so far. Click play above to watch the replay.

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