Direct view of a dark and distant world

Sanderson, Katharine
February 2007
Nature;2/22/2007, Vol. 445 Issue 7130, p803
Academic Journal
The article reports on the findings of the research conducted by three groups of astronomers on the radiation emitted by two exoplanets. Jeremy Richardson and his colleagues have observed that the infrared spectrum of the planet called HD 209458b was flat, showing apart from a peak he attributed to silicates. The results of the research of Carl Grimmair and his colleagues on planet HD 189733b is similar with Richardson's group.


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