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Kepler-16: A Transiting Circumbinary Planet

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Science  16 Sep 2011:
Vol. 333, Issue 6049, pp. 1602-1606
DOI: 10.1126/science.1210923

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vol. 333 no. 6049 1602-1606

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  • Received for publication July 8, 2011
  • Accepted for publication August 18, 2011
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  1. Laurance R. Doyle1,*,
  2. Joshua A. Carter2,
  3. Daniel C. Fabrycky3,
  4. Robert W. Slawson1,
  5. Steve B. Howell4,
  6. Joshua N. Winn5,
  7. Jerome A. Orosz6,
  8. Andrej Prˇsa7,
  9. William F. Welsh6,
  10. Samuel N. Quinn8,
  11. David Latham8,
  12. Guillermo Torres8,
  13. Lars A. Buchhave9,19,
  14. Geoffrey W. Marcy11,
  15. Jonathan J. Fortney12,
  16. Avi Shporer13,14,
  17. Eric B. Ford15,
  18. Jack J. Lissauer4,
  19. Darin Ragozzine2,
  20. Michael Rucker16,
  21. Natalie Batalha16,
  22. Jon M. Jenkins1,
  23. William J. Borucki4,
  24. David Koch4,
  25. Christopher K. Middour17,
  26. Jennifer R. Hall17,
  27. Sean McCauliff17,
  28. Michael N. Fanelli18,
  29. Elisa V. Quintana1,
  30. Matthew J. Holman8,
  31. Douglas A. Caldwell1,
  32. Martin Still18,
  33. Robert P. Stefanik8,
  34. Warren R. Brown8,
  35. Gilbert A. Esquerdo8,
  36. Sumin Tang8,
  37. Gabor Furesz8,10,
  38. John C. Geary8,
  39. Perry Berlind20,
  40. Michael L. Calkins20,
  41. Donald R. Short21,
  42. Jason H. Steffen22,
  43. Dimitar Sasselov8,
  44. Edward W. Dunham23,
  45. William D. Cochran24,
  46. Alan Boss25,
  47. Michael R. Haas4,
  48. Derek Buzasi26,
  49. Debra Fischer27
  1. 1Carl Sagan Center for the Study of Life in the Universe, SETI Institute, 189 Bernardo Avenue, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
  2. 2Hubble Fellow, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, 60 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA.
  3. 3Hubble Fellow, Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA.
  4. 4NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA 94035, USA.
  5. 5Department of Physics and Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA.
  6. 6Department of Astronomy, San Diego State University, 5500 Campanile Drive, San Diego, CA 92182–1221, USA.
  7. 7Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics, Villanova University, 800 East Lancaster Avenue, Villanova, PA 19085, USA.
  8. 8Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, 60 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA.
  9. 9Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen, DK-2100 Copenhagen, Denmark.
  10. 10Centre for Star and Planet Formation, Natural History Museum of Denmark, University of Copenhagen, DK-1350 Copenhagen, Denmark.
  11. 11Department of Astronomy, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA.
  12. 12Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics, University of California, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA.
  13. 13Las Cumbres Observatory Global Telescope Network, 6740 Cortona Drive, Suite 102, Santa Barbara, CA 93117, USA.
  14. 14Department of Physics, Broida Hall, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA.
  15. 15211 Bryant Space Science Center, Gainesville, FL 32611–2055, USA.
  16. 16Department of Physics, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA 95192, USA.
  17. 17Orbital Sciences Corporation/NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA 94035, USA.
  18. 18Bay Area Environmental Research Institute/NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA 94035, USA.
  19. 19Konkoly Observatory, Konkoly ut 15-17, Budapest, H-1121, Hungary.
  20. 20Fred Lawrence Whipple Observatory, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Amado, AZ 85645, USA.
  21. 21Department of Mathematics, San Diego State University, 5500 Campanile Drive, San Diego, CA 92182, USA.
  22. 22Fermilab Center for Particle Astrophysics, Post Office Box 500, Batavia, IL 60510, USA.
  23. 23Lowell Observatory, Flagstaff, AZ 86001, USA.
  24. 24McDonald Observatory, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA.
  25. 25Carnegie Institute of Washington, Washington, DC 20015, USA.
  26. 26Eureka Scientific, 2452 Delmer Street, Suite 100, Oakland, CA 94602, USA.
  27. 27Department of Astronomy, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511, USA.
  1. *To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: ldoyle{at}seti.org

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