ESOcast 24: First planet of extragalactic origin

An exoplanet orbiting a star that entered our galaxy, the Milky Way, from another galaxy has been detected by a European team of astronomers using the MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope at ESO’s La Silla Observatory in Chile. The Jupiter-like planet is particularly unusual, as it is orbiting a star nearing the end of its life and could be about to be engulfed by it, giving clues about the fate of our own planetary system in the distant future.

More episodes of the ESOcast are also available.

Find out how to view and contribute subtitles for the ESOcast in multiple languages, or translate this video on dotSUB.

Mynd/Myndskeið:

ESO.

Visual design and editing: Martin Kornmesser and Luis Calçada. Editing: Herbert Zodet.Written by: Sarah Reed and Douglas Pierce-Price. Narration: Dr. J. Music: movetwo. Footage and photos: ESO. Web and technical support: Lars Holm Nielsen and Raquel Yumi Shida. Directed by: Herbert Zodet. Executive producer: Lars Lindberg Christensen.

 

Subscribe:

ESOcast HD (High Definition - 1280 x 720)
ESOcast SD (Standard Definition - 640 x 480)

ESOcast HD (High Definition) in iTunes
ESOcast SD (Standard Definition) in iTunes

Um myndskeiðið

Auðkenni:eso1045a
Útgáfudagur:Nóv 18, 2010, 20:00 CET
Tengdar fréttatilkynningar:eso1045
Tímalengd:04 m 45 s
Frame rate:30 fps

Um fyrirbærið

Nafn:HIP 13044 b
Tegund:Milky Way : Star : Circumstellar Material : Planetary System
Local Universe : Star : Circumstellar Material : Planetary System
Flokkur:ESOcast
Exoplanets

HD


Large

Stór QuickTime
69,7 MB

Medium

Video podcast
53,2 MB

Small

Lítið Flash
21,6 MB

For Broadcasters


Handrit

Handrit
342,1 KB

Þýðingartexti

Croatian
5,4 KB
English
5,7 KB
French
6,1 KB
German
6,2 KB
Italian
6,1 KB
Polish
6,0 KB
Portuguese
6,0 KB
Slovenian
5,6 KB