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Gravity-Bending Find Leads to Kepler Meeting Einstein

By Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA

April 5, 2013

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NASA's Kepler space telescope has witnessed the effects of a dead star bending the light of its companion star. The findings are among the first detections of this phenomenon—a result of Einstein's general theory of relativity—in binary, or double, star systems.

From Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA
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