NASA's New World-hunting Satellite Just Found Two More Exoplanets

NASA's New World-hunting Satellite Just Found Two More Exoplanets

« Recreating the Intense Conditions of the Earth’s Mantle Solves A Long-standing Geological Mystery Neurons From People With Autism Grow Differently, Scientists Find » The discovery and confirmation of the sub-Neptune exoplanet HD 21749b (middle) makes it the third small planet discovered by TESS so far, and many more are likely on the way. (Credit: NASA/GSFC/MIT News) Within just a few months of beginning its primary science mission, NASA’s planet-hunting Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) already has identified over 50 exoplanet candidates.

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