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NASA looking for help with its Planet Patrol

NASA looking for help with its Planet Patrol
Posted at 8:34 PM, Oct 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-04 21:38:01-04

NASA wants your help to help find new planets.

The agency launched a website called Planet Patrol.

That's where the public can sort through images collected by NASA’s survey satellite called Tess.

This satellite captures hundreds of thousands of images every year. Those are too many for NASA astronomers to examine.

Volunteers will answer questionnaires as they look through images to help researchers narrow down the list of potential planets.