Everything you should know about TRAPPIST-1 exoplanets

 

By: Physics Girl

Originally published on Mar 1, 2017

The TRAPPIST-1 exoplanet system has seven earth-like planets and is only 39 lightyears away! I am joined by Professor Adam Burgasser and Dr. Katherine Deck, both astrophysicists on the Nature paper to discuss the discovery of this planetary system.

Check out this TRAPPIST video by PBS SpaceTime! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h871o…

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Creator: Dianna Cowern
Editor, Videographer, Host, Head Nerd, Puller-of-all-Nighter-to-Finish-Video: Dianna Cowern

Visuals: ESO/NASA
Ocean Visual: Pixabay
Music: APM/YouTube

Sources: https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/spaceimages/…
http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/…
http://www.nature.com/news/these-seve…

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Mega Coaster: Get Ready for the Drop (360 Video)

 

By: Discovery

Originally published on Mar 13, 2016

Strap in for the ride of a lifetime on a twisting steel behemoth of fun. This scream machine will push you into the back of your seat over 4,000 feet of track, with a half dozen inversions and speeds topping out over 60 miles an hour. This ride will feel more real than ever, save for the part where you have to wait in line.

Step into the Gillette VR Pressure Chamber:
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For more immersive experiences, head to http://DiscoveryVR.com or download the app for your iPhone or Android device.

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