What is Cheops?


What is ESA’s Characterising Exoplanet Satellite, Cheops, and how will it improve our knowledge of exoplanets? Find out more in this interview with Kate Isaak, ESA Cheops project scientist.

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  1. What are the chances the planet's orbit is close enough to its star that it blocks the light from the satellites vantage point? The planet's that orbit just a teeny bit off our view of their transit, we will never know about them.

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