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On the detectability of CO molecules in the Interstellar Medium via X-ray spectroscopy

Katerine Joachimi (1), Efraín Gatuzz (1,2), Javier A. Garcia (3), Timothy R. Kallman (4) (1) Escuela de Física, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Central de Venezuela, PO Box 20632, Caracas 1020A, Venezuela. (2) Max-Planck-Institut fur Astrophysik, 85741 Garching bei Munchen, Germany. … Continue reading

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New database of molecular line lists lifts the veil on the composition of exoplanet atmospheres

Now that scientists have identified a very high number of exoplanets, the next step—and probably the most exciting one—will consist in shortlisting actual Earth-like planets. Doing this requires an enormous quantity of spectroscopic data which the EXOMOL project just so … Continue reading

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