January 12 - 18, 2015 Stargazer: Kepler & The Exoplanets

Jan 12, 2015

We’ve got a meteor shower to observe, several evening time planet viewing opportunities, and we learn about a new discovery by the Kepler Space Telescope as HPR All Things Considered Local Host Dave Lawrence speaks with Christopher Phillips from the Mauna Kea Astronomy Outreach Committee for this week’s Stargazer report.

The planet-hunting Kepler Space Telescope
Credit NASA Ames/JPL-Caltech/T Pyle

NASA Kepler's Hall of Fame.
Credit NASA