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The Exoplanet Data Explorer is an interactive table and plotter for exploring and displaying data from the Exoplanet Orbit Database. The database is a regularly-updated compilation of spectroscopic orbital parameters of exoplanets orbiting normal stars from the peer-reviewed literature.

In addition to the data plotter, exoplanets.org provides a springboard for learners with little background in astronomy to enter the search for planets outside of our solar system. Don't miss the links to an "Exoplanet Encyclopedia", the Kepler Mission, timely publications and research on the topic, and websites for amateur planet hunters.

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Subjects Levels Resource Types
Astronomy
- Exoplanets
= Astrobiology
= Detection Methods
- Space Exploration
Classical Mechanics
- Gravity
= Orbits
- Motion in Two Dimensions
= Center of Mass
- High School
- Upper Undergraduate
- Graduate/Professional
- Reference Material
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- Physics First
- Conceptual Physics
- Algebra-based Physics
- AP Physics
- Activity
- New teachers
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Metadata instance created December 16, 2003 by Kara Lehman
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California & Carnegie Planet Search, (2003), WWW Document, (http://exoplanets.org/).
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California & Carnegie Planet Search, exoplanets.org: Exoplanet Data Explorer, (2003), <http://exoplanets.org/>.
APA Format
California & Carnegie Planet Search. (2003). exoplanets.org: Exoplanet Data Explorer. Retrieved November 26, 2014, from http://exoplanets.org/
Chicago Format
California & Carnegie Planet Search. exoplanets.org: Exoplanet Data Explorer. 2003. http://exoplanets.org/ (accessed 26 November 2014).
MLA Format
California & Carnegie Planet Search. exoplanets.org: Exoplanet Data Explorer. 2003. 26 Nov. 2014 <http://exoplanets.org/>.
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