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an image of the galaxy AGC 198691 Small blue galaxy could shed new light on Big Bang, IU astronomers say
Released May 12, 2016
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NGC 1332, a galaxy with a black hole Measuring a black hole 660 million times as massive as our sun
Released May 5, 2016
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Supernova 2013ej Nearby massive star explosion 30 million years ago equaled detonation of 100 million suns
Released April 26, 2016
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simulated view of a supermassive black hole Lonely black hole relic shines light on young universe
Released April 6, 2016
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the massive galaxy NGC 1600 Supermassive black holes may be lurking everywhere in the universe
Released April 6, 2016
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image of the disk around the young star TW Hydrae Planet formation in Earth-like orbit around a young star
Released March 31, 2016
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artistic view of 10-meter space radio telescope Earth-space telescope system produces hot surprise
Released March 29, 2016
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The WIYN telescope building at sunset Collaboration to build next-generation planet finder
Released March 29, 2016
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heated galactic wind shown in the hazy portion New research shows quasars slowed star formation
Released March 23, 2016
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cluster NGC 1783 A new way to determine the age of stars?
Released March 22, 2016
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Kevin Harrington UMass Amherst astronomers report most 'outrageously' luminous galaxies ever observed
Released March 22, 2016
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winds of gas swirling around a black hole Astrophysicists detect ultra-fast winds near supermassive black hole
Released March 21, 2016
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artist's impression of a high-velocity wind Record-breaking ultraviolet winds discovered near black hole
Released March 21, 2016
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combined ALMA/VLA image of HL Tau NSF-funded VLA shows earliest stages of planet formation
Released March 17, 2016
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cosmic dust All we are is dust in the interstellar wind
Released March 9, 2016
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gravitational waves from two merging black holes LIGO's twin black holes might have been born inside a single star
Released February 23, 2016
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illustration of binary star system Longest-lasting stellar eclipse discovered
Released February 17, 2016
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a composite image of the HD 142527 binary star ALMA reveals planet-forming potential of protoplanetary disk
Released February 13, 2016
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Still from animation of merger of two black holes LIGO: Einstein Was Right
Released February 11, 2016
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young populations of stars within globular cluster Stellar parenting: Making new stars by 'adopting' stray cosmic gases
Released January 27, 2016
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highest-resolution astronomical image Space-earth system produces highest-resolution astronomical image
Released January 26, 2016
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Galaxy cluster Abell In galaxy clustering, mass may not be the only thing that matters
Released January 25, 2016
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Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory in Chile Dark Energy Survey releases early data
Released January 19, 2016
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artist impression of W2246-0526 Extreme turbulence roiling 'most luminous galaxy' in the Universe
Released January 15, 2016
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an artist's impression of supernova ASASSN-15lh What is 10 miles across but powers an explosion brighter than the Milky Way?
Released January 14, 2016
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computer simulation of gas distribution Dwarf galaxy sends ripples through Milky Way's suburbs: A new way to explore dark matter
Released January 7, 2016
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star, planet formation VLA reveals dramatic new evidence about star, planet formation
Released January 5, 2016
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dust and gas distributed around the star Giant planets carving paths around four young stars, ALMA observations suggest
Released December 16, 2015
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clumpy, turbulent gas Gemini and Keck put new spin on galaxy formation
Released December 14, 2015
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ACEAP participants at sunset Spreading the word
Released December 10, 2015
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