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The Art of Exoplanets

Hidden Universe Video • December 23rd, 2010 • hiddenuniverse-034

While astronomers have identified over 500 planets around other stars, they’re all too small and distant to fill even a single pixel in our most powerful telescopes. That’s why science must rely on art to help us imagine these strange new worlds.

Video Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech