Cosmic Infrared Background ExpeRiment
|Organization||NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory/Caltech|
|Mission Type||Sounding rocket|
|Launch||2009, 2010, 2012, 2013|
|Website||CIBER Home Page|
The Cosmic Infrared Background ExpeRiment (CIBER) was a payload flown aboard a Black Brant XII sounding rocket to collect data about cosmic infrared background. In 2014 results from CIBER indicated an excess of infrared light, beyond what is emitted by galaxies.
- Philips, Tony (2014-11-06). "NASA Rocket Redefines What Astronomers Think of as Galaxies".
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