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  1. CoRoT makes tantalizing new discovery

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    March 17, 2010

    CNES’s space telescope recently detected the transit of a temperate Jupiter-sized exoplanet 1,500 light-years from Earth. This discovery will teach us more about similar types of planet.

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  2. COROT discovers a new stellar oddity

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    October 6, 2008

    CNES’s space telescope has discovered a new object so exotic that astronomers aren’t sure whether to call it a planet. Named COROT-Exo-3b, the oddity is about the size of Jupiter, only 20 times more massive.

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  3. Corot découvre un objet unique

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    October 6, 2008

    Le télescope spatial du CNES a découvert un objet si exotique que les astronomes ne sont pas certains que l'on puisse l'appeler « planète. » Baptisé CoRoT-Exo-3b, il a une taille comparable à Jupiter, mais est 20 fois plus massif.

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