Plato Mission Given Green Light to Investigate Habitable Planets

Plato Mission Given Green Light to Investigate Habitable Planets

This past week, the European Space Agency (ESA) completed the critical milestone review for Plato, a mission to investigate far-off habitable planets, giving it the green light to continue development. Plato, or PLAnetary Transits and Oscillations of stars, is a telescope that will use 26 cameras to discover and characterise extrasolar planetary systems, focusing particularly […]