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« on: October 03, 2013, 09:17:55 AM »

It's Melvyn Bragg time again.
In our time on Radio 4 09:00 Thursday.
Discovering Exo-planets.
All fascinating stuff!
(Listen again on the net, or whenever the programme is repeated)

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« Reply #1 on: October 03, 2013, 09:31:32 AM »

The science of discovering exoplanets is amazing.  I'd quite fancy the job title of "Exobiologist" if I was going through University now, that's got to be a fun occupation.

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« Reply #2 on: October 08, 2013, 08:42:56 PM »

In my view, one of the most amazing discoveries we've made in astronomy.

Exobiologist - might be studying something that does not exist at all!  I'm really hoping that someone will discover life elsewhere - that way we'll know for sure. There's one thing for sure we'll never know and that's that there's no other life at all.
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