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KEPLER

KEPLER is a Discovery class mission funded by NASA's Office of Space Science, and launched on March6, 2009. The goal of KEPLER is to understand the structure and diversity of planetary systems via a transit technique. In addition to a science team member, STScI supports KEPLER for pipeline processing and archiving through the KEPLER Data Management Center in MAST.

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