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07 Apr 2020
For weeks we have been spending most of our time at home. We are distancing ourselves from each other, trying…
18 Mar 2020
After months of uncertainty about the launch date of the CHEOPS satellite, the launch date was finally set for December…
18 Mar 2020
Where few thought to look, the PlanetS co-funded telescope “SAINT-EX” is searching for new worlds. After a year of operation,…
18 Mar 2020
In response to an invitation from Willy Benz, Catherine Cesarsky has accepted to become a member of the NCCR PlanetS…
18 Mar 2020
The NIRPS spectrograph front end has been successfully installed on the ESO 3.6m telescope at the La Silla Observatory. NIRPS,…
11 Mar 2020
Thanks to a new instrument conceived by the University of Geneva (UNIGE), Switzerland, and set at the Very Large Telescope…

Collaborators of the month

Drozhzhova Tatiana, Dr.

PostDoc
The Earth is a very small stage in a vast cosmic arena. Carl Sagan

Alei Eleonora, Dr.

PostDoc
We stand on a great threshold in the human history of space exploration. If life is prevalent in our neighborhood…

Unger Nicolas, Mr.

PhD student
"We are a way for the cosmos to know itself." - Carl Sagan

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Planetary-System of the Month

HD 114762 is an extrasolar system located 126 ligh-years away in the constellation of Coma Berenices. It is made of…

Collaborators of the month

Drozhzhova Tatiana, Dr.

PostDoc
The Earth is a very small stage in a vast cosmic arena. Carl Sagan

Alei Eleonora, Dr.

PostDoc
We stand on a great threshold in the human history of space exploration. If life is prevalent in our neighborhood…

Unger Nicolas, Mr.

PhD student
"We are a way for the cosmos to know itself." - Carl Sagan

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