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    Tom Barclay

    Research Scientist, NASA's Ames Research Center

    Dr. Tom Barclay is a research scientist based at NASA's Ames Research Center who uses data from the Kepler spacecraft to discover alien planets orbiting distant stars. He has published over 130 exoplanet and stellar astrophysics papers and has appeared on CBS Sunday Morning, PBS News Hour, ITV News at Ten and NPR. His work has led to the discovery of the smallest known planet, the first potentially habitable terrestrial planets and, most recently, the first Earth-sized planet in the habitable zone.

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