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NASA: Studying Other Worlds with the Help of a Starshade


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Published on Mar 20, 2014

This animation shows the prototype starshade, a giant structure designed to block the glare of stars so that future space telescopes can take pictures of planets.

 

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http://planetquest.jpl.nasa.gov/video/15

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