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You can now make a DIY soundtrack for your trip to TRAPPIST-1

Are you planning a trip to TRAPPIST-1, searching for new exoplanets, or working on some sweet infographics about Earth-like planets that are 39 light years away? If so, we have the soundtrack for you. Space nerds Matt Russo (a postdoctoral researcher at the Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics) and Dan Tamayo (from the University of Toronto’s … Continue reading “You can now make a DIY soundtrack for your trip to TRAPPIST-1” Are you planning a trip to TRAPPIST-1, searching for new exoplanets, or working on some sweet infographics about Earth-like planets that are 39 light years away? If so, we have the soundtrack for you.
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