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Band Samples Sounds From Binary Star System for Reggae Tune

Data gathered from two stars using the Kepler telescope has been transformed into a reggae riff for New Jersey band Echo Movement.
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NASA, Texas astronomers find first multi-planet system around a binary star

Academics / General Science : Science Codex (2 years ago)

Fort Davis, Texas — NASA's Kepler mission has found the first multi-planet solar system orbiting a binary star, characterized in large part by University of Texas at Austin astronomers using two telescopes at the university's McDona... Read Post

Scientists Turn Star Data Into Reggae

Academics / General Science : Science & Health from Newser (3 years ago)

What do stars in outer space sound like? Try listening to the 6-second melody (note: that's a.wav file) that will be used on a track due this fall by the reggae-rock group Echo Movement. The band wanted to create its own space jam, ... Read Post

Making music with real stars: Kepler Telescope star data creates musical melody

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (3 years ago)

Using star data from the Kepler Space Telescope, researchers have developed sounds that will be used in a song later this summer for a national recording artist. Read Post

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