NASA Needs Direct Imaging Of Exoplanets, Panel Says

Credit: Artist's concept of extrasolar planet: NASA
HOUSTON—NASA should develop an advanced space observatory capable of directly observing Earth-like extrasolar planets to seek evidence for life on a cosmic scale, according to a new study from the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine (NAS). The “Exoplanet Science Strategy” report...
Mark Carreau

Mark is based in Houston, where he has written on aerospace for more than 25 years. While at the Houston Chronicle, he was recognized by the Rotary National Award for Space Achievement Foundation in 2006 for his professional contributions to the public understanding of America's space program through news reporting.

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