TESS: NASA’s Newest Planet-Finding Mission TH Jan 18th 7 pm

TESS: NASA’s Newest Planet-Finding Mission TH Jan 18th 7 pm

Dr. Derek Buzasi, NASA asteroseismologist and stellar science team member, will give a multimedia talk Thursday, Jan 18th at 7 pm in the planetarium: “TESS: NASA’s next Planet-Finding Mission.” This will cover the TESS orbital 4-telescope observatory that will be launched in March 2018. Dr. Buzasi’s TESS Asteroseismology science team is responsible for obtaining full information about the planet-hosting stars TESS detects/identifies .  Dr. Buzasi is the Whitaker Eminent Scholar in Science at FGCU.