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NASA's TESS mission uncovers its first world with two stars

January 10, 2020 - General

In 2019, when Wolf Cukier finished his junior year at Scarsdale High School in New York, he joined NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, as a summer intern. His job was to examine variations in star brightness captured by NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) and uploaded to the Planet Hunters TESS citizen science project.

TOI 1338 b is silhouetted by its host stars. TESS only detects transits from…

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