Short items of interest to the interstellar exploration community.

15Oct/19

October 15, 2019 updates

Exoclimes V 2019: The Diversity of Planetary Atmospheres, Oxford University https://www.spacetv.net/exoclimes-v-conference-2019-oxford-university/ Nearly polar orbit of the sub-Neptune HD 3167 c – Constraints on the dynamical history of a multi-planet system https://www.aanda.org/articles/aa/full_html/2019/11/aa35944-19/aa35944-19.html Evaporating

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14Oct/19

October 14, 2019 updates

Helical Engine https://ntrs.nasa.gov/search.jsp?R=20190029657 Characterization of a Non-Stationary Spherical Inflated Light Sail for Ultra-Fast Interstellar Travel by Using Commercial 3D Codes https://www.researchgate.net/publication/328028194_Characterization_of_a_Non-Stationary_Spherical_Inflated_Light_Sail_for_Ultra-Fast_Interstellar_Travel_by_Using_Commercial_3D_Codes The Problem of Identifying Possible Signals of Extra-Terrestrial Civilizations in the

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11Oct/19

October 11, 2019 updates

Electron cross-field transport mechanism observed under the azimuthally inhomogeneous neutral supply in a Hall thruster https://www.researchgate.net/publication/336231329 PEXO: a global modeling framework for nanosecond timing, microsecond astrometry, and μm/s radial velocities https://arxiv.org/abs/1910.01750 ROME/REA:

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09Oct/19

October 9, 2019 updates

The space-soup theory of life: Tiny primordial soups on interstellar dust https://figshare.com/articles/The_space_soup_theory_of_life_Tiny_primordial_soups_on_interstellar_dust/1340126 NASA Gets a Rare Look at a Rocky Exoplanet’s Surface http://www.spitzer.caltech.edu/news/2192-ssc2019-14-NASA-Gets-a-Rare-Look-at-a-Rocky-Exoplanet-s-Surface The Possible Astrometric Signature of a Planetary-mass Companion to

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07Oct/19

October 7, 2019 updates

Biosignatures Search in Habitable Planets https://www.mdpi.com/2075-4434/7/4/82 The Search for Planets Around Other Stars: An Introductory Resource Guide for College Instructors https://www.academia.edu/24164361/The_Search_for_Planets_Around_Other_Stars_An_Introductory_Resource_Guide_for_College_Instructors Detection of He I 10830 Å~ absorption during the transit of

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