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Learn More about Exoplanets

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We have learned a lot about exoplanets. We learned how to find exoplanets and why it is so important that we look for them. Are you still curious about exoplanets and any exoplanet discoveries?

Great resources about current exoplanet research

Take a look at all that NASA has to offer on exoplanets from what is an exoplanet, how to find exoplanets, and current research in exoplanets.

Explore exoplanets that have been studied carefully. Check the lava-covered 55 Cancri e or explore the rocky surface of Trappist-d. Take a look at all these cool exoplanets and their imaginative posters.

Scare yourself and look over exoplanets with potential monsters and alien creatures from NASA at Universe of Monsters and Galaxy of Horrors.

Would you like to look at all the exoplanets that have been discovered? Learn a little bit more about each exoplanet that has been discovered thus far.

If you want to learn about how you can have a possible future in researching exoplanets and other space phenomena or just check out some cool discoveries near you, look at the Minnesota of Astrophysics website (located at the University of Minnesota).

Interesting videos about exoplanets

Suggested space book list

Exoplanets A to Z: by Gabriel Recchia (Author), Mary Recchia
Exoplanets: by Seymour Simon
Exploring Exoplanets: by Deborah Kops
Exoplanets: Diamond Worlds, Super Earths, Pulsar Planets, and the New Search for Life beyond Our Solar System Reprint Edition by Michael Summers (Author), James Trefil (Author)
Imagined Life: A Speculative Scientific Journey among the Exoplanets in Search of Intelligent Aliens, Ice Creatures, and Supergravity Animals by James Trefil (Author), Michael Summers (Author)