his clip illustrates the phenomenon that has enabled astronomers to indirectly detect dozens of
planets, even if the planets themselves are too small to be seen directly. As a planet passes in
front of its star, the star's light dips just a little – but it can be measured, and the presence
of a planet thus inferred.
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Name: Extrasolar Transit
Category: Animations, Stars & Nebulae, Exoplanets
Medium: 3DS Max