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Unusual classes spark curiosity in students, offers different perspective (2/7/14)

Unlike many complex academic questions, the most important question Glenn Tiede asks one of his classes has a yes or no answer.

That question has a correct answer, but people don’t know what it is yet, said Tiede, a lecturer in the Physics and Astronomy Department. 535 more words

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Kepler Announces 715 Exoplanets, All From Multi-Planet Systems

Today it’s hard to feel alone in the universe.

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab announced today at 1 pm Eastern that in just two years, Kepler has discovered 715 exoplanets, doubling the number of known planets outside our solar system.

Astronomy