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Challenging existing models of black holes
SCIENCE DAILY A new study expands the scientific community's understanding of black holes in our galaxy and the magnetic fields that surround them. 18 hours
Study of distant galaxies challenges the understanding of how stars form
PHYS.ORG The most massive galaxies in our neighbourhood formed their stars billions of years ago, early in the history of the universe. At the present day, they... 18 hours
Enormous 'El Gordo' Galaxy Cluster Captured in Hubble Image
SPACE.COM An incredible photo from the Hubble Space Telescope showcases an enormous galaxy cluster that weighs in at a whopping 3 million billion suns. 20 hours
New research challenges existing models of black holes
PHYS.ORG Chris Packham, associate professor of physics and astronomy at The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA), has collaborated on a new study that expands the scientific community's understanding of black holes... 1 day
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ASTRO WATCH Resembling a swarm of flickering fireflies, this beautiful galaxy cluster glows intensely in the dark cosmos,... 1 day
Hubble Takes Closer Look at Abell 1758
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North, east, south, west: The many faces of Abell 1758
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Meteoritic stardust unlocks timing of supernova dust formation
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North, east, south, west: The many faces of Abell 1758
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PHYS.ORG ESA's Gaia observatory was launched in December 2013, and is now surveying our Milky Way, creating one of the most accurate-ever maps of the stars in our home galaxy and helping to answer questions about its origin and evolution. 2 days
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Gravitational Lens Magnifies and Stretches Image of Distant Galaxy
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Redshift space distortions measured via quasars in scientific first
PHYS.ORG The Extended Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (eBOSS), the world's largest galaxy survey, is part of Phase IV of the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS), a major multi-spectral imaging and spectroscopic... 3 days
Hubble weighs in on mass of 3 million billion suns
SCIENCE DAILY In 2014, astronomers found an enormous galaxy cluster contains the mass of a staggering three million billion suns -- so it's little wonder that it has earned the... 4 days
Radio Astronomers Detect Organic Molecule Benzonitrile in Interstellar Medium
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Hubble weighs in on mass of three million billion suns
PHYS.ORG In 2014, astronomers using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope found that this enormous galaxy cluster contains the mass of a staggering three million billion suns—so it's little wonder... 4 days
Five-Planet System Found: K2-138
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Astronomers conduct detailed chemical analysis of eleven globular clusters
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How winter temps can affect your spring fishing
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Astronomers Spot ‘Flickering’ Supermassive Black Hole
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On This Day In Space! Jan. 15, 2006: Stardust Spacecraft Returns Samples of Comet Dust
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How Did the Milky Way Get Its Bulge? Fast-Moving Stars May Hold Clues
SPACE.COM Sun-like stars swirl around the Milky Way's bulge differently based on their composition, according to new research. The find could provide insight... 5 days
Spitzer and Hubble Telescopes Provide 3D Journey through Magnificent Orion Nebula
SCI-NEWS.COM By combining the visible and infrared capabilities of NASA’s Spitzer and NASA/ESA Hubble space... 5 days
Wild 360-Degree Video Lets You See the Milky Way As a Giant Black Hole Would
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ASTRO WATCH Astronomers and visualization specialists from NASA’s Universe of Learning program have combined visible and infrared vision of the... 6 days
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ASTRO WATCH Our entire understanding of... 6 days
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ASTRO WATCH For many years, astronomers had a simple view of our Milky Way's central hub, or bulge,... 6 days
NOAA Updates Its Weather Constellation and Retires an Old Workhorse
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PHYS.ORG To have a full picture of the lives of massive stars, researchers need to study them in all... 7 days
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ASTRO WATCH To have a full picture of the lives of massive stars, researchers need to study them in all stages –... 7 days
Whirlpool Galaxy: Exploding With Supernovas
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Hubble Space Telescope Probes Archaeology of Milky Way’s Bulge
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Hubble Space Telescope Probes Archeology of Milky Way’s Bulge
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SPACE.COM A new 360-degree simulation that uses data from NASA's Chandra X-Ray Observatory is helping astronomers better understand more... 1 week
Archeology of our Milky Way's ancient hub
SCIENCE DAILY A new analysis of about 10,000 normal Sun-like stars in the Milky Way's bulge reveals that our galaxy’s hub is a dynamic environment of variously aged stars zipping around at different speeds. 1 week
Is the cosmic colossus RCS2J2327 heavier than allowed?
PHYS.ORG An international team of scientists led by researchers from the Argelander Institute for Astronomy has mapped the mass distribution in a distant galaxy cluster (RCS2J2327). This cosmic colossus is located in the... 1 week
Hubble Finds Three Giant Exoplanets and Several Brown Dwarfs in Orion Nebula
SCI-NEWS.COM Using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope to peer deep into the famous Orion Nebula, Space Telescope Institute researcher Massimo Robberto and colleagues searched for... 1 week
Zoom Through the Famous Orion Nebula with NASA's Incredible 3D Video
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See a 360-degree visualization of the center of the Milky Way
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Magnified and stretched out image of extremely distant galaxy
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Supermassive black hole caught burping — twice
SCIENCE DAILY Astronomers have caught a supermassive black hole in a distant galaxy snacking on gas and then "burping" — not once, but twice. 1 week
Monster Black Hole Unleashes Messy Double 'Burp'
SPACE.COM The giant black hole at the center of a distant galaxy has been spotted taking in gas and letting out two mighty "burps" of high-energy particles, lending support to the theory that such galactic... 1 week
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ASTRO WATCH Astronomers have looked back to a time soon after the Big Bang, and have discovered swirling gas in some of the earliest... 1 week
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ASTRO WATCH A new visualization provides an exceptional virtual trip — complete with a 360-degree view — to the center of our home galaxy, the Milky... 1 week
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ASTRO WATCH Where do the stars in our Galaxy come from? All the stars we see in the... 1 week
Hubble and Spitzer team up to find magnified and stretched out image of distant galaxy
PHYS.ORG An intensive survey deep into the universe by NASA's Hubble and Spitzer space telescopes has yielded the proverbial... 1 week
Hubble probes the archeology of our Milky Way's ancient hub
PHYS.ORG For many years, astronomers had a simple view of our Milky Way's central hub, or bulge, as a quiescent place composed of old stars, the earliest homesteaders of... 1 week
Researchers catch supermassive black hole burping—twice
PHYS.ORG A team led by CU Boulder researchers has caught a supermassive black hole in a distant galaxy snacking on gas and then "burping"—not once, but twice. 1 week
NASA space telescopes provide a 3-D journey through the Orion Nebula
PHYS.ORG Astronomers and visualization specialists from NASA's Universe of Learning program have combined visible and infrared vision of the Hubble and Spitzer space telescopes to create an... 1 week
Faint galactic glow: Intriguing organic molecule benzonitrile in interstellar space
SCIENCE DAILY Astronomers have made the first definitive interstellar detection of benzonitrile, an intriguing organic molecule that helps to chemically link simple carbon-based molecules and truly massive ones known as... 1 week
Hubble finds substellar objects in the Orion Nebula
PHYS.ORG Using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope to peer deep into the vast stellar nursery called the Orion Nebula, astronomers searched for small, faint bodies. What they found was the largest population yet of... 1 week
GBT detection unlocks exploration of 'aromatic' interstellar chemistry
PHYS.ORG Astronomers had a mystery on their hands. No matter where they looked, from inside the Milky Way to distant galaxies, they observed a puzzling glow of infrared light. This faint cosmic light,... 1 week
Detection of the aromatic molecule benzonitrile (c-C6H5CN) in the interstellar medium
Science Magazine Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and polycyclic aromatic nitrogen heterocycles are thought to be widespread throughout the universe, because these classes of molecules are probably responsible for the... 1 week
Mysterious Radio Blasts from a Distant Galaxy Draw Attention of Alien Hunters
SPACE.COM Repeating bursts of radio waves coming from a distant dwarf galaxy probably aren't signals from an extraterrestrial civilization, but that hasn't stopped a group... 1 week
'World's Most Magnificent Time Machine,' the James Webb Space Telescope, Leaving Houston
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SPACE NEWS NOAA's future constellation could include a mix of large government-owned and government-operated satellites, imaging... 1 week
NASA Prepares to Buy Earth Science Data from Small Satellite Constellations
SPACE.COM NASA plans to begin awarding sole source contracts in March to companies flying small satellite constellations as part of an Earth science data pilot program. 1 week
How Astronomers Are Measuring Monster Black Hole Masses Faster Than Ever Before
SPACE.COM A new, ultrafast method of measuring the mass of massive black holes in distant galaxies could help scientists better understand how these monsters influence... 1 week
New SOFIA observations help unravel mysteries of the birth of colossal suns
PHYS.ORG Astronomers are observing star-forming regions in our galaxy with NASA's flying telescope, the Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy, SOFIA, to understand the processes and... 1 week
Champagne box-sized satellite to probe distant planet
PHYS.ORG France is set to launch a champagne box-sized mini satellite into Earth orbit on Friday to study a mysterious, juvenile planet system in our Milky Way galaxy, mission controllers said. 1 week
Astronomers to build space telescope to explore nearby stars
SCIENCE DAILY A new mission will launch a small satellite telescope into space to study the environment in other solar systems around the Galaxy's most common type of star. 1 week
A repeating fast radio burst from an extreme environment
SCIENCE DAILY New detections of radio waves from a repeating fast radio burst have revealed an astonishingly potent magnetic field in the source's environment, indicating that it is situated near a massive... 1 week
Dark Energy Survey publicly releases first three years of data
PHYS.ORG At a special session held during the American Astronomical Society meeting in Washington, D.C., scientists on the Dark Energy Survey (DES) announced today the public release of their... 1 week
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Scientists, Engineers Push for Servicing and Assembly of Future Space Observatories
SPACE.COM A group of astronomers and engineers is seeking to convince NASA to study in-space servicing and assembly of future space telescopes, including the role the proposed... 1 week
Swarm of hydrogen clouds flying away from center of our galaxy
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Scientists take viewers to the center of the Milky Way
PHYS.ORG VIDEO A new visualization provides an exceptional virtual trip—complete with a 360-degree view—to the center of our home galaxy, the Milky Way. This project, made using data from NASA's... 1 week
Astronomers detect 'whirlpool' movement in earliest galaxies; swirling gases soon after Big Bang
SCIENCE DAILY Astronomers have looked back to a time soon after the Big Bang, and have discovered swirling gas in some of the earliest... 1 week
New stellar streams confirm 'melting pot' history of the galaxy
SCIENCE DAILY Where do the stars in our Galaxy come from? All the stars we see in the night-time sky belong to our Milky Way galaxy, and while most stars... 1 week
New stellar streams confirm 'melting pot' history of the galaxy
PHYS.ORG Where do the stars in our Galaxy come from? All the stars we see in the night-time sky belong to our Milky Way galaxy, and while most stars... 1 week
ALMA Detects ‘Whirlpool’ Movement in Two Early Galaxies
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Astronomers detect 'whirlpool' movement in earliest galaxies
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'Guardians of the Galaxy' Groot and Rocket Inspire Space Station Science Contest
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SPACE NEWS Spire Global, the San Francisco-based company that operates 48 GPS radio occultation cubesats, says... 1 week
Two astronomers, a hundred years apart, use stars to measure the universe
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SPACE NEWS A group of astronomers and engineers is seeking to convince NASA to study in-space servicing and assembly of future space telescopes, including the role... 1 week
The Andromeda Galaxy (M31): Location, Characteristics & Images
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Black hole research could aid understanding of how small galaxies evolve
SCIENCE DAILY Scientists have solved a cosmic mystery by finding evidence that supermassive black holes prevent stars forming in some smaller galaxies. 2 weeks
Black hole research could aid understanding of how small galaxies evolve
PHYS.ORG Scientists have solved a cosmic mystery by finding evidence that supermassive black holes prevent stars forming in some smaller galaxies. 2 weeks
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ASTRO WATCH Astronomers from NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy, SOFIA, Northwestern University, and the University of Maryland... 2 weeks
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SPACE NEWS NASA plans to begin awarding sole source contracts in March to companies flying small... 2 weeks
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SPACE NEWS As the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration looks ahead, the... 2 weeks
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Machine learning and neural networks recognize exotic insulating phases in quantum materials
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North, east, south, west: The many faces of Abell 1758
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Even Chemists Are Baffled by This GIF of a Molecule Spiraling to Its Doom
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