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TRAPPIST-1 Exoplanet System: In Piano Notes and Drum Beats (Video)

The transits and conjunctions of the seven exoplanets of the TRAPPIST-1 , a star system about 40 light-years from Earth, are translated into music in this awesome video by Matt Russo, Dan Tamayo and Andrew Santaguida of Listen as a piano note is played during every transit and a drum for every conjunction. Read our full story on the TRAPPIST-1 music video here.

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SPACE.COM SENIOR PRODUCER — Since 2007, Steve has produced and edited space, science and entertainment-related videos for He is also the producer/writer/editor of’s CosMix series on space-enthused artists. He studied psychology at the State University of New York at Stony Brook and is originally from Zadar, Croatia by way of Astoria, NY.