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Kepler Space Telescope observes TRAPPIST-1 planets

The Space Reporter, March 12, 2017: NASA's Kepler Space Telescope, launched in 2009 to discover Earth-like exoplanets, has observed the TRAPPIST-1 system, home to seven Earth-sized rocky worlds, collecting detailed data. Ball Aerospace operates the telescope's flight stsyetm and has written new computer commands, aiming Kepler at TRAPPIST-1 in the direction of the constellation Aquarius. Read More.