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This website is dedicated to keeping the public updated and informed about the recent discoveries of exoplanets.  This website provides information on NASA's missions, the technology used to detect exoplanets, the history of discovering exoplanets, how planets and solar systems form, and the people and projects involved in discovering other planets.  The website provides activities, animations, and a photo gallery for educators.
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Astronomy
- Exoplanets
= Astrobiology
= Detection Methods
= Properties
- Space Exploration
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- Lower Undergraduate
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- AP Physics
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Topic: Astronomy
Unit Title: Astronomy: Special K-12 Collections

This website, sponsored by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, is dedicated to keeping the public updated about recent discoveries of extrasolar planets. You'll find information on exploratory missions, technology used to detect extrasolar planets, images and videos, and vignettes about the people involved in discovering other planets. Don't miss the Extreme Planet Makeover and the PlanetQuest Timeline.

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(Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena), WWW Document, (https://exoplanets.nasa.gov/).
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Exoplanet Exploration: Planets Beyond Our Solar System, (Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena), <https://exoplanets.nasa.gov/>.
APA Format
Exoplanet Exploration: Planets Beyond Our Solar System. (n.d.). Retrieved August 30, 2016, from Jet Propulsion Laboratory: https://exoplanets.nasa.gov/
Chicago Format
Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Exoplanet Exploration: Planets Beyond Our Solar System. Pasadena: Jet Propulsion Laboratory. https://exoplanets.nasa.gov/ (accessed 30 August 2016).
MLA Format
Exoplanet Exploration: Planets Beyond Our Solar System. Pasadena: Jet Propulsion Laboratory. 30 Aug. 2016 <https://exoplanets.nasa.gov/>.
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