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Centro de Astrofísica da Universidade do Porto
The beginning of the journey

On the 27th of December - 14:23 UT CoRoT will be launched from a Soyuz 2-1B, at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. This European space mission is expected to be at work for 3 years, during which it will search for new exoplanets and look deeper inside the stars.

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Press release [ DOC | PDF ]