the Physics Central
the American Physical Society
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.
%0 Electronic Source %A Physics Central, %T Physics in Action: Old as the M4 Planet %I American Physical Society %V 2016 %N 27 May 2016 %9 text/html %U http://www.physicscentral.com/explore/action/planet.cfm
Disclaimer: ComPADRE offers citation styles as a guide only. We cannot offer interpretations about citations as this is an automated procedure. Please refer to the style manuals in the Citation Source Information area for clarifications.