Daily Archives: April 18, 2013

  • LIVEBLOG: Kepler Press Conference 4/18/2013

    Haven’t found time to post this in a while. But today is a special day. (At least that’s what rumor would have you believe.) I’ll upload my thoughts live here:

    RUMORS. Assuming this is all true, and based on a very first-order look at things, I think they’ve got it. A potentially Earth-like world beyond our solar system. How Earth-like is it? That’ll take a follow-up mission.

    Pete Worden: “This is really cool.”

    (YES! You bet it is.)

    Worden now briefly going over the history of the Kepler mission. Alludes to the struggles Kepler met when it was first starting out.

    He’s right… No