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A Case of the Wobbles: Finding Extra-Solar Planets

A Case of the Wobbles: Finding Extra-Solar Planets

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Short Description: Students plot and analyze NASA data to determine the period of an invisible planet orbiting a wobbling star.

Topic: Discovering New Worlds

Grade Level: 9-12

Body: Beyond Our Solar System

Mission: Astrophysics Missions (Beyond Our Solar System)

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Source: University of Montana

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