NSN Webinar: The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS): Mission update and early results

NSN Webinar: The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS): Mission update and early results

  • Nighttime Event
  • Inside Venue
  • Target Audience
  • Teen, Adult
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NASA Night Sky Network members joined us on August 29, 2018 when we heard from Knicole Colon with an update on the TESS mission.

About Knicole Colón:

Knicole Colón is an astrophysicist and the Deputy Director of the TESS Science Support Center at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland.


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NSN Webinar: The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS): Mission update and early results

NASA Night Sky Network members joined us on August 29, 2018 when we heard from Knicole Colon with an update on the TESS mission.

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