First study with CHEOPS data describes one of the most extreme planets in the universe

ScienceDaily | Sep 28, 2020 at 7:32 PM
  • Using data from CHEOPS, scientists have recently carried out a detailed study of the exoplanet WASP-189b.
  • For this, CHEOPS uses highly precise brightness measurements: When a planet passes in front of its star as seen from Earth, the star seems fainter for a short time.