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    Francisca Concha Ramirez

    Francisca Cocha Ramirez is a Doctor in Astrophysics from Leiden Observatory (2021), where she carried out research in the Computational Astrophysics group. She has a Master's Degree in Computer Science from the University of Chile (2016) and a Bachelor's Degree in Astronomy from the University of Chile (2013). She is also the creator of Primer Fotón, a Spanish blog, and podcast about astronomy and computer science.

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  • The survival of planetary systems

    The survival of planetary systems0

    In 1992, Aleksander Wolszczan and Dale Frail rocked the astronomy community discovering the first two planets around a star other than our Sun. Until then, our solar system was the only planetary system we knew. That breakthrough planted the seed for the discovery of thousands of exoplanets. Over  4300 exoplanets, only in our galaxy, have