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Looking Skyward: Watching a Distant Volcano

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NASA,ESA and R. Hurt/PAC/Caltech
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Astronomers have recently announced that they might have found evidence that volcanic activity is creating a new atmosphere on an exoplanet orbiting a nearby star.

CAI's John Basile talks with Dr. Regina Jorgenson of the Maria Mitchell Observatory on Nantucket about new observations of the impact of a volcano on a distant exoplanet.