Webb reveals chemical profile of atmosphere of exoplanet WASP-39 b

Tue 22 Nov 2022
An international team of astronomers has revealed the first 'chemical profile' of an exoplanet's atmosphere. The team, including Leiden astronomer Yamila Miguel and provenda Amy Louca, made the profile using so-called Early Release Science data from the James Webb Space Telescope. The results have been submitted for publication in five papers and are available on the preprint server.
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