ESO’s SPECULOOS Alien Life Search Targets Ultra-Cool Star Systems

ESO's SPECULOOS Alien Life Search


First light at four telescopes devoted to the search for habitable planets around nearby ultra-cool stars got off to a successful start at ESO’s Paranal Observatory. “These new telescopes will allow us to investigate nearby Earth-like worlds in the universe in greater detail than we could have imagined only ten years ago,” said Michaël Gillon of the University of Liège. “These are tremendously exciting times for exoplanet science.”



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