Kepler News


Mission Press Releases

  • NASA Finds Earth-size Planet Candidates in the Habitable Zone
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, February 2, 2011
    Posted on: 2/2/2011 8:33:35 PM PDT

  • NASA's Kepler Spacecraft Discovers Extraordinary New Planetary System
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, February 2, 2011
    Posted on: 2/2/2011 6:05:56 PM PDT

  • Six Small Planets Orbiting a Sun-like Star Amaze Astronomers
    University of California Santa Cruz - Wednesday, February 2, 2011
    Posted on: 2/2/2011 5:59:45 PM PDT

  • NASA To Announce New Planetary Discoveries by Kepler
    NASA HQ - Thursday, January 27, 2011
    Posted on: 1/27/2011 6:16:27 PM PDT

  • Kepler Mission Discovers its First Rocky Planet
    Ames Research Center - Monday, January 10, 2011
    Posted on: 1/10/2011 7:11:33 PM PDT

  • NASA Hosting Web Chat About the Quest for New Planets
    Ames Research Center - Friday, January 7, 2011
    Posted on: 1/8/2011 2:21:32 AM PDT

  • Kepler Finds New Planets and SOFIA Sees 'First Light' Are Highlights in a Year of Discovery for NASA Ames
    Ames Research Center - Monday, December 27, 2010
    Posted on: 12/27/2010 10:28:37 PM PDT

  • Kepler Leaders to Receive 1st Lancelot Berkeley Prize
    American Astronomical Society - Sunday, November 7, 2010
    Posted on: 11/7/2010 5:43:20 PM PDT

  • NASA's Kepler Mission changing how astronomers study distant stars
    University of Iowa - Tuesday, October 26, 2010
    Posted on: 10/26/2010 6:18:36 PM PDT

  • NASA'S Kepler Spacecraft Takes Pulse Of Distant Stars
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, October 26, 2010
    Posted on: 10/26/2010 6:12:46 PM PDT

  • NASA's Kepler Mission Wins 2010 Software of Year Award by NASA Software Advisory Panel
    Ames Research Center - Monday, October 4, 2010
    Posted on: 10/4/2010 6:31:07 PM PDT

  • NASA's Kepler Mission Discovers Two Planets Transiting the Same Star
    Ames Research Center - Thursday, August 26, 2010
    Posted on: 8/26/2010 5:09:44 PM PDT

  • NASA To Announce Latest Findings By Kepler Spacecraft
    Ames Research Center - Monday, August 23, 2010
    Posted on: 8/23/2010 9:12:44 PM PDT

  • NASA Releases Kepler Data On Potential Extrasolar Planets
    Ames Research Center - Tuesday, June 15, 2010
    Posted on: 6/15/2010 3:08:12 PM PDT

  • NASA's Kepler Space Telescope Discovers Five Exoplanets
    Ames Research Center - Monday, January 4, 2010
    Posted on: 1/4/2010 11:31:50 AM PDT

  • NASA to Unveil Kepler Space Telescope Discoveries
    Ames Research Center - Thursday, December 31, 2009
    Posted on: 12/31/2009 4:32:27 PM PDT

  • NASA's Kepler Mission Spies Changing Phases in a Distant World
    Ames Research Center - Thursday, August 6, 2009
    Posted on: 8/6/2009 11:20:56 AM PDT

  • NASA Announces Briefing About Kepler's Early Science Results
    Ames Research Center - Sunday, August 2, 2009
    Posted on: 8/3/2009 9:41:02 AM PDT

  • Space Telescope Science InstituteJoins the Search for Other Earths in Space
    Space Telescope Science Institute - Thursday, June 25, 2009
    Posted on: 6/25/2009 2:29:57 PM PDT

  • NASA's Kepler Captures First Views of Planet-Hunting Territory
    NASA HQ - Thursday, April 16, 2009
    Posted on: 4/16/2009 11:09:47 AM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Modelling Circumbinary Planets: The case of Kepler-38
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - February 3, 2014
    Posted on: 2/3/2014 3:08:47 PM PDT

  • Analysis of selected Kepler Mission planetary light curves
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - February 3, 2014
    Posted on: 2/3/2014 3:05:37 PM PDT

  • Planetary Candidates Observed by Kepler IV: Planet Sample From Q1-Q8 (22 Months)
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - December 19, 2013
    Posted on: 12/20/2013 3:17:32 AM PDT

  • Two-Wheel Kepler Mission Invited to 2014 Senior Review
    Ames Research Center - December 4, 2013
    Posted on: 12/4/2013 5:40:07 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-13 Amendment 29: Appendix D.7 Kepler GO 6 Cancelation
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - October 31, 2013
    Posted on: 10/31/2013 3:52:59 PM PDT

  • Kepler Science Conference Update
    SpaceRef Interactive, Inc. - October 11, 2013
    Posted on: 10/11/2013 8:37:28 PM PDT

  • Second Kepler Science Conference Statement from the Science Organizing Committee
    SpaceRef Interactive, Inc. - October 8, 2013
    Posted on: 10/8/2013 11:54:46 PM PDT

  • Kepler Mission Manager Update: Response to Call for Ideas
    NASA HQ - September 13, 2013
    Posted on: 9/14/2013 4:34:21 PM PDT

  • Transit Timing Variation of Near-Resonance Planetary Pairs. II. Confirmation of 30 planets in 15 Multiple Planet Systems
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 12, 2013
    Posted on: 9/12/2013 12:57:57 PM PDT

  • Mapping a star with transits: orbit precession effects in the Kepler-13 system
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 12, 2013
    Posted on: 9/12/2013 12:54:19 PM PDT

  • Looking for Very Short-Period Planets with Re-Purposed Kepler
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 9, 2013
    Posted on: 9/9/2013 2:59:37 PM PDT

  • Targeting Young Stars with Kepler: Planet Formation, Migration Mechanisms and the Early History of Planetary Systems
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 9, 2013
    Posted on: 9/9/2013 2:57:43 PM PDT

  • New Uses for the Kepler Telescope: A Survey of the Ecliptic Plane For Transiting Planets and Star Formation
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 4, 2013
    Posted on: 9/5/2013 1:34:52 AM PDT

  • Searching for Terrestrial Planets Orbiting in the Habitable Zone of Ultra-Cool Stars and Brown Dwarfs
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 4, 2013
    Posted on: 9/5/2013 1:33:10 AM PDT

  • NEOKepler: Discovering Near-Earth Objects Using the Kepler Spacecraft
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 4, 2013
    Posted on: 9/5/2013 1:30:23 AM PDT

  • The Kepler-SEP Mission: Harvesting the South Ecliptic Pole large-amplitude variables with Kepler
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 3, 2013
    Posted on: 9/4/2013 2:12:03 AM PDT

  • The Kep-Cont Mission: Continuing the observation of high-amplitude variable stars in the Kepler field of view
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 3, 2013
    Posted on: 9/4/2013 2:09:58 AM PDT

  • Kepler: Monitoring young associations and open clusters with Kepler in two-wheel mode
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 3, 2013
    Posted on: 9/4/2013 2:08:05 AM PDT

  • Kepler: Asteroseismology of Solar-Like Oscillators in a 2-Wheel Mission
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 3, 2013
    Posted on: 9/4/2013 2:05:09 AM PDT

  • Kepler Mission Manager Update: Pointing Test Results
    Ames Research Center - August 20, 2013
    Posted on: 8/20/2013 2:42:57 PM PDT