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Moonfalls: Collisions between the Earth and its past moons
Planet Populations as a Function of Stellar Properties
Global Climate and Atmospheric Composition of the Ultra-Hot Jupiter WASP-103b from HST and Spitzer Phase Curve Observations
An ice giant exoplanet interpretation of the anomaly in microlensing event OGLE-2011-BLG-0173
Extremely Irradiated Hot Jupiters: Non-Oxide Inversions, H- Opacity, and Thermal Dissociation of Molecules
From thermal dissociation to condensation in the atmospheres of ultra hot Jupiters: WASP-121b in context
Revised Radii of Kepler Stars and Planets using Gaia Data Release 2
A HST/WFC3 Thermal Emission Spectrum of the Hot Jupiter HAT-P-7b
Space Settlement: What’s the Rush?
How Will An Organism Get to Space?
Absolute densities in exoplanetary systems. Photodynamical modelling of Kepler-138.
Mars’ growth stunted by an early giant planet instability
TRAPPIST-1e Has a Large Iron Core
The detectability of radio emission from exoplanets
Evidence for unresolved exoplanet-hosting binaries in Gaia DR2
The XUV environments of exoplanets from Jupiter-size to super-Earth
A Comparative Analysis of the Cobb-Douglas Habitability Score (CDHS) with the Earth Similarity Index (ESI)
Robo-AO Kepler Survey V: The effect of physically associated stellar companions on planetary systems
Limb and gravity-darkening coefficients for the TESS satellite at several metallicities, surface gravities, and microturbulent velocities
Planetary Migration in Protoplanetary Disks
SPECULOOS – (Search for Planets EClipsing ULtra-cOOl Stars)
Planet seeding and lithopanspermia through gas-assisted capture of interstellar objects
Microlensing planets in the light of the second data release of Gaia
The Effects of Stellar Companions on Exoplanet Radius Distributions
Planet Formation in Disks with Inclined Binary Companions: Can Primordial Spin-Orbit Misalignment be Produced?
Crystal structure and equation of state of Fe-Si alloys at super-Earth core conditions
Water Partitioning in Planetary Embryos and Protoplanets with Magma Oceans
Measuring Planetary Atmospheric Dynamics with Doppler Spectroscopy
Influence of periodic orbits on the formation of giant planetary systems
Searching for Exoplanets Around X-Ray Binaries with Accreting White Dwarfs, Neutron Stars, and Black Holes
Increased Tidal Dissipation Using Advanced Rheological Models: Implications for Io and Tidally Active Exoplanets
Astrometric detectability of systems with unseen companions: effects of the Earth orbital motion
Kepler Data Validation I — Architecture, Diagnostic Tests, and Data Products for Vetting Transiting Planet Candidates