Science in a Minute 030719 First Exoplanet Discovered by Kepler Space Telescope Finally Confirmed

March 08, 2019 04:05 PM
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Kepler-1685b is the first exoplanet to be detected by NASA's Kepler Space Telescope. After being categorized for most of the last 10 years as an unconfirmed exoplanet candidate, scientists in Hawaii were finally able to confirm it as an actual planet.