It’s possible to see many of the planets in our solar system just by looking up at the night sky—but only those that are largest and closest to our Sun. Astrophysicist Jackie Faherty explains a few of the more advanced astrometric techniques used to detect exoplanets, objects that orbit distant stars.
If you’re curious how we find new dinosaur fossils back here on Earth, watch this week’s Dinosaur video: https://youtu.be/TG_p3CPFJmY
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