Galaxy Zoo

Discovering planets… from your couch

It was about 25 minutes into Chris Lintott’s Royal Society lecture that the proceedings nearly went off the rails. An audience member put his hand up to make a comment, which Lintott,┬áProfessor of Astrophysics and Citizen Science at the University of Oxford,┬ápaused his talk to answer. “I’ve seen that shape before,” said the grey-haired man […]