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This article tells of astronomers' efforts to detect extra-solar planets.  It describes the methods employed in finding these planets, such as the Hubble Space Telescope and by observing the wobble of the parent star, and the detection of a "first generation" planet.  Links to research are provided.
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Astronomy
- Exoplanets
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- Solar System
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Hubble Space Telescope, extra-solar planets
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Physics Central, (American Physical Society, College Park), WWW Document, (http://www.physicscentral.com/explore/action/planet.cfm).
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Physics Central, Physics in Action: Old as the M4 Planet (American Physical Society, College Park), <http://www.physicscentral.com/explore/action/planet.cfm>.
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Physics Central. (n.d.). Physics in Action: Old as the M4 Planet. Retrieved July 28, 2014, from American Physical Society: http://www.physicscentral.com/explore/action/planet.cfm
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Physics Central. Physics in Action: Old as the M4 Planet. College Park: American Physical Society. http://www.physicscentral.com/explore/action/planet.cfm (accessed 28 July 2014).
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Physics Central. Physics in Action: Old as the M4 Planet. College Park: American Physical Society. 28 July 2014 <http://www.physicscentral.com/explore/action/planet.cfm>.
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