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Solved: Mysteries of a Nearby Planetary System's Dynamics

22 April 2014 — Mysteries of one of the most fascinating nearby planetary systems now have been solved, report authors of a scientific paper to be published by the journal Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society in its early online edition on 22 April 2014. The study, which presents the first viable model for the planetary system orbiting one the first stars discovered to have planets -- the star named 55 Cancri -- was led by Penn State University graduate student Benjamin Nelson in collaboration with faculty at the Center for Exoplanets and Habitable Worlds at Penn State and five astronomers at other institutions in the United States and Germany.

Solved: Mysteries of a Nearby Planetary System's Dynamics (22 April 2014)

First Earth-Size Planet Is Discovered in Another Star's "Habitable Zone" (17 April 2014)

Gallery Documenting 65-Year Career of C.R. Rao Opens in India (16 April 2014)

Ernest C. Pollard Lecture Scheduled for 28 April 2014 (Event Date: 28 April 2014) (108 Wartik Laboratory, from 28 April 2014 04:00 PM to 28 April 2014 05:00 PM)

The Most Precise Measurement Yet of the Expanding Universe Is Achieved by Astronomers of the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (7 April 2014)

Chad Mirkin to Give Nanotechnology Presentation as 2014 Eberly Family Distinguished Lecture in Science on 10 April (Event Date: 10 April 2014) (HUB Auditorium, from 10 April 2014 02:00 PM to 10 April 2014 04:00 PM)

Xiaoliang Sunney Xie to Present Marker Lecture in Genetic Engineering on 9 and 10 April 2014 (Event Date: 09 April 2014) (from 09 April 2014 06:00 PM to 09 April 2014 08:00 PM)

Marker Lectures in the Physical Sciences Scheduled for 26, 27, and 28 March 2014 (Event Date: 26 March 2014) (100 Life Sciences Building, from 26 March 2014 08:00 PM to 26 March 2014 09:30 PM)

Stone Memorial Lecture Set for 17 March 2014 (Event Date: 17 March 2014) (101 Althouse Laboratory, from 17 March 2014 04:00 PM to 17 March 2014 05:30 PM)

WISE Satellite Finds No Evidence for Planet X in Survey of the Sky (7 March 2014)

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