Image Credit: P. Marenfeld & NOAO/AURA/NSF

WIYN-win for Kitt Peak
NSF & NASA team up to explore exoplanets

Which stars harbor what kind of planets? The NEID spectrograph, destined for Kitt Peak, will soon study planets discovered by the NASA missions Kepler and TESS. Designed for extreme radial velocity precision and funded by NASA, NEID will arrive at the WIYN telescope later this year. TESS, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, was launched in April and will become fully operational this month.

Read more in this article from the Planetary Society

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