Interstellar Updates

These are items of interest to the interstellar exploration community that we’ve found in our quest for information that will help us advance toward our goals.  If you know of anything we’ve overlooked, or any sources of such information we should monitor, or if you would like to be added to our TVIW-updates mailing list and receive these updates in you email every weekday, please send that information to


October 22, 2018 updates

Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) Flight Dynamics Commissioning Results and Experiences

The 0.8–4.5 μm Broadband Transmission Spectra of TRAPPIST-1 Planets

Climate Modeling of Hypothetical Moon-moons in the Kepler-1625b System

Indirect Detection of Extrasolar Planets via Astrometry

Octber 19, 2018 updates

HAZMAT. IV. Flares and Superflares on Young M Stars in the Far Ultraviolet

Radial velocity follow-up of GJ1132 with HARPS – A precise mass for planet b and the discovery of a second planet

Jupiter radio emission induced by Ganymede and consequences for the radio detection of exoplanets

SWEET-Cat updated. New homogenous spectroscopic parameters

October 18, 2018 updates

N-body simulations of terrestrial planet growth with resonant dynamical friction

SETI surveys of the nearby and distant universe employing wide-field radio interferometry techniques

Maximum Angular Separation Epochs for Exoplanet Imaging Observations

The role of host star variability in the detectability of planetary phase curves

The CARMENES search for exoplanets around M dwarfs: The warm super-Earths in twin orbits around the mid-type M dwarfs Ross 1020 (GJ 3779) and LP 819-052 (GJ 1265)