Europe launched the Cheops spacecraft to study exoplanets

The spacecraft, its name an abbreviation for Characterizing Exoplanet Satellite, will study planets already known to be orbiting distant stars. It will produce more precise measurements of worlds in the Earth-to-Neptune size range. Read more about the Cheops mission, here: <a href="https://nyti.ms/36L5nKq">https://nyti.ms/36L5nKq</a>