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A planet that orbits around a star other than the Sun.



Aquarius October 4, 2011

Cancer, the Crab

Cancer, the Crab October 4, 2011

Libra, the Scales

Libra, the Scales October 4, 2011

Facts and Figures June 10, 2010

Rings encircle a young planet in this artist's concept.

Exoplanets May 21, 2010

Radio Programs

Moon and Aldebaran Chilling a distant planet November 22, 2018

Collision Zones A big impact around a young star October 15, 2018

PANOPTES A grassroots hunt for exoplanets October 2, 2018

Evryscope Many eyes on the southern sky October 1, 2018

Distant Planets Planets at the spout of the teapot August 29, 2018

Spitzer Space Telescope New targets for a space telescope August 25, 2018

Selective Viewing Selecting the right targets July 12, 2018

Moon, Jupiter, Spica Restructuring planetary systems May 26, 2018

Hyades Planets Looking into a stellar laboratory April 5, 2018

Small But Big Small telescopes, big science March 29, 2018

PicSat A tiny satellite for a big planet March 21, 2018

Planet Hunter Hunting for nearby planets March 20, 2018

Pollux Making a planet less comfortable January 27, 2018

Second-Chance Planets New planets after a stellar explosion January 25, 2018

Hot Giants II A planet that could use some snow January 24, 2018

Hot Giants A planet with an unusual snowfall January 23, 2018

More Aries A hot future for a distant planet December 27, 2017

Doomed Giant The final days of a giant planet December 8, 2017

Evidence of a Planet Early evidence of a planet? October 24, 2017

Fomalhaut The busy environs of a bright star October 7, 2017

Planetary Nomads Nomadic planets wander through the galaxy October 6, 2017

Long Eclipse? Looking for a distant eclipse September 6, 2017

Giant Magellan Telescope II Getting to know distant planets August 10, 2017

Vanishing Planets Doomed planets around a dying star July 27, 2017

Rio Scale Rating the odds of finding ET April 14, 2017

Three Venuses One Venus here, two more elsewhere April 13