Exoplanets

Calista S.

What is Exoplanets?

Exoplanets are planets that aren't in our solar system but are in other solar systems. They orbit around other stars. They are also known as extra solar planets.
Space's 10 Most Amazing Exoplanets

What are they made out of?

They are made out of disk of matter orbiting a star. Disks have gas, dust, piece of rock or metal.
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When was exoplanets discovered?

Exoplanets were discovered in 1992. They found 837 exoplanets. There is 60 planetary systems around the milky way planet.
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My Citations

The Diversity of Exoplanets from Coursera | MOOC Reviews and Ratings."Class Central. N.p., n.d. Web. 07 Nov. 2014. (Information)


Stille, Darlene R. Alien Planets. Chicago, IL: World Book, 2010. Print. (Information)


"Exoplanets: Worlds Beyond Our Solar System." Space.com. N.p., n.d. Web. 05 Nov. 2014. (Picture 1)


"Catalyst Home." Catalyst: Exoplanets. N.p., n.d. Web. 08 Nov. 2014. (Picture 2)


"Space's 10 Most Amazing Exoplanets." YouTube. YouTube, n.d. Web. 08 Nov. 2014. (Video)