For Biology students in the College of Creative Studies at the University of California Santa Barbara.
Thursday, January 12, 2012
Sample size >>1
A few years ago we had not identified a single planet outside our solar system. Today the estimate is up to 100,000,000,000 (give or take a few). In fact the study of exoplanets is hot stuff at the moment with Nature papers generating headlines about exoplanets both yesterday and today.