Okay, so this is cool. It appeals to my geeky side. (which is the left side in case you're wondering). Now how they know those dots are actually planets, I don't know, however I'll leave it up to the people who claim to know a thing or two about it.
Science / Space & Cosmos
Now in Sight: Far-Off Planets
By DENNIS OVERBYE
Published: November 14, 2008
Images released on Thursday are believed to be the first pictures of planets orbiting stars other than the sun.