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Picture Album: SWEEPS ACS/WFC Color Composite

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SWEEPS ACS/WFC Color Composite
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Hubble peered at 180,000 stars in the crowded central bulge of our galaxy to search for planets around other stars. The planets could not be imaged directly, but their presence could be calculated from the behavior of their home stars.

Credit: NASA, ESA, and K. Sahu (STScI)

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