How to Weigh an Exoplanet: Ask the Astronomers Live!

VPL researcher Eric Agol and the project's Primary Investigator Victoria Meadows were recently interviewed by Phil LaMarr with the Universe Unplugged: Ask the Astronomers Live! series! The interview was focused on their recent publication on the TRAPPIST-1 system, which has provided the most precise measurements to date of the densities of these, or any other, exoplanets yet discovered!

You can watch a recording of the interview here.

VPL People: 
February 19, 2021
VPL Research Tasks: 
Task C: The Habitable Planet
Task E: The Observer