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Holly Henry
Holly Henry is Professor of English at California State University, San Bernardino, whose research is grounded in the cultural studies of science. She is co-author with astronomer Chris Impey of Dreams of Other Worlds, an analysis of 11 iconic NASA astronomy and planetary science missions published by Princeton University Press.

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Discovering Nearby Worlds

(6) Comments | Posted October 15, 2013 | 6:34 PM

NASA recently reported that astronomers using the Kepler spacecraft and the Spitzer Space Telescope have "mapped" the clouds on a nearby exoplanet. This research takes the study of exoplanets to a new level, with detailed characterization rather than just measurements of mass and size. Kepler, launched in 2009,...

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