Tech History

Computer used in Astrology

Paul Butler and Geoffrey Marcy announce to the American Astronomical Society that they had discovered two new planets using an unconventional computer technique to analyze the movement of stars.

Butler and Marcy let computers analyze spectrographic images of stars for eight years, looking for shifts in the light that would imply the stars are being pulled by the gravity of a planet. Then, on History January 17, 1996, Paul Butler and Geoffrey Marcy announced to the American Astronomical Society that they had discovered two new planets using their unconventional computer technique to analyze the movement of stars.

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