archive: SETI Astronomers fight light pollution to find exoplanets

SETI Astronomers fight light pollution to find exoplanets

Larry Klaes ( lklaes@bbn.com )
Fri, 04 Dec 1998 16:56:16 -0500

News item:

http://www.theaustralian.com.au:80/state/4357382.htm

This is the PLANET (Probing Lensing Anomalies NETwork) group,
which is trying to detect exoplanets by gravitational microlensing.

The PLANET Web site URL:

http://thales.astro.rug.nl/~planet/

For more information on removing light pollution from our skies,
check out the International Dark-Sky Association (IDA) at this URL:

http://www.darksky.org/

Larry