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  • Last Kepler images capture numerous planetary systems

    Laurel KornfeldFebruary 10th, 2019

    Numerous planetary systems are visible in the final images taken by NASA's Kepler telescope on Sept. 25, 2018, just before it ran out of fuel.

  • Scientists use Kepler telescope to study supernovae

    Laurel KornfeldApril 2nd, 2018

    NASA's Kepler space telescope was designed to discover exoplanets, but throughout its initial and extended missions, scientists have used its precision and ability to continuously collect data to study supernovae, the explosions produced by dying massive stars.