Astrophysicist Billy Quarles at the telescope atop Georgia Tech's observatory

Astrophysicist Billy Quarles at the telescope atop Georgia Tech's observatory

Astrophysicist Billy Quarles, author of a new study on exoplanet axis tilt, stands with Georgia Tech's largest telescope housed at its observatory. Credit: Georgia Tech / Rob Felt

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Research, Biotechnology, Health, Bioengineering, Genetics, Environment, Life Sciences and Biology, Physics and Physical Sciences
Keywords
exoplanet, Alpha Centauri, Proxima Centauri, Proxima Centauri b, obliquity, axis, axis tilt, axis tilt variation, obliquity variation, Alpha centauri AB, binary system, binary star, Binary Star System, habitable exoplanets, habitable planets, Habitable Worlds Across Time and Space, habitable zone, goldilocks zone, Starshot, Ames Research Center, precession, ice age
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  • Created By: Ben Brumfield
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  • Created On: Nov 20, 2019 - 9:42am
  • Last Updated: Nov 20, 2019 - 9:42am