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Exoworlds Africa

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An African wide project involving schools from the Northern, Southern, Eastern, Western and Central regions of Africa. The project will demonstrate how the transit method of detecting exoplanets works and will focus on investigating the already established physical properties of exoplanets named by African countries such as Zambia, Nigeria, Kenya, Mozambique and Rwanda.

Audience Region
  • Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Northern Africa
Organizers: Sivuyile Manxoyi, SAAO; Dr Christian Hettlage, SALT/ ASSA; Simphiwe Madlanga, SARAO
Affiliation: SAAO
Active: Aug 2023 → present
  • In-person workshops/training/mentoring
  • Online workshops/training/mentoring