Nobel prize winner (today) Didier Queloz about their discovery: Some planets like it hot

Lisa Kaltenegger, associate professor of astronomy (ASTRO) and director, speaks at the 2015 Inauguration of the Carl Sagan Institute: Pale Blue Dot and Beyond.

Today’s Nobel Prize winner Didier Queloz talks about the discovery that underlies his Nobel Prize – the first new world orbiting a Sun-like star, 51 Peg b. An insightful talk into one of the groundbreaking discoveries of the century and his inspiration Carl Sagan. Recorded at the Inauguration event for the Carl Sagan Institute at Cornell, which builds upon this discovery by creating the tools to find life in the cosmos.