Hunt for new planets on the web
Just in time for the Kepler mission, NASA's effort sort through 100,000 stars to find Earth-like planets in Earth-like orbits, the Planetary Society in Pasadena, Calif., has just set up a nice online catalog of extra-solar planets. You'll find it here.Skip to next paragraph
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These are sites you can visit to find out where Kepler's discoveries fit into the grand scheme of things – when those discoveries are announced!