Jacob Bean, University of Chicago (image) University of Chicago Caption This shows Jacob Bean, University of Chicago assistant professor in astronomy and astrophysics, in his laboratory. Bean's team is preparing a sensitive new instrument that will be attached to one of the Magellan Telescopes in Chile for studying exoplanetary atmospheres. Credit Robert Kozloff Usage Restrictions News organizations may use this image in connection with reports about exoplanetary research at the University of Chicago. Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.