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two ultra-dense galaxies Hiding in plain sight: Undergraduates discover the densest galaxies known
Released July 27, 2015
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conception of a young, still-forming brown dwarf Brown dwarfs, stars share formation process, new study indicates
Released July 23, 2015
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distant galaxy BDF 3299 ALMA witnesses assembly of galaxies in the early universe for the first time
Released July 22, 2015
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NSF's Green Bank Telescope NSF's Green Bank Telescope joins search for intelligent life in universe
Released July 20, 2015
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a galaxy distribution map and a mass map Mass map shines light on dark matter
Released July 9, 2015
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galaxies We're not alone--but the universe may be less crowded than we think
Released July 1, 2015
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galaxies ALMA detects first traces of carbon 'smog' permeating interstellar atmospheres of early galaxies
Released June 24, 2015
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combined radio/optical image of galaxy IC 342 Magnetic-field discovery gives clues to galaxy formation processes
Released June 18, 2015
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composite image of the spiral galaxy NGC 1097 ALMA weighs supermassive black hole at center of distant spiral galaxy
Released June 18, 2015
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the galaxy M32 VLA reveals "bashful" black hole in neighboring galaxy
Released June 17, 2015
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the globular cluster Liller 1 Where stars collide: Gemini Observatory captures image of 'stellar jewel-box'
Released June 16, 2015
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a simulation of a Type Ia supernova explodeding Caltech astronomers observe a supernova colliding with its companion star
Released May 20, 2015
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dense cores of molecular gas ALMA discovers proto super star cluster--a cosmic 'dinosaur egg' about to hatch
Released May 7, 2015
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artist's impression of pulsar PSR J1930-1852 Pulsar with widest orbit ever detected, discovered by high school research team
Released May 1, 2015
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the LBT image of Loki Patera (orange ) Giant telescope takes a close look at a lava lake on Jupiter's moon lo
Released April 30, 2015
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core-collapse supernova with no central engine Strange supernova is 'missing link' in gamma-ray burst connection
Released April 27, 2015
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a planet orbiting the star Beta Pictoris Astronomers join forces to speed discovery of habitable worlds
Released April 22, 2015
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The South Pole Telescope Planet-sized 'virtual telescope' expands to the South Pole to observe black holes in detail
Released April 21, 2015
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the South Pole Telescope Virtual telescope expands to see black holes
Released April 21, 2015
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the LBTI between the two 8.4m mirrors of the LBT Astronomers probe inner region of young star and its planets
Released April 20, 2015
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two black holes are entwined Pulsing light may indicate supermassive black hole merger
Released April 20, 2015
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disks of dust Planet formation relied on sweeping up of small glassy beads, new model suggests
Released April 17, 2015
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surroundings of a supermassive black hole ALMA reveals intense magnetic field close to supermassive black hole
Released April 16, 2015
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A photograph and a rendering mix, showing a view of the LSST's exterior building. LSST lays first stone
Released April 14, 2015
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Dark Energy Survey map Mapping the cosmos: Dark Energy Survey creates detailed guide to spotting dark matter
Released April 13, 2015
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Mauricio Bustamante Cosmic debris: Study looks inside the universe's most powerful explosions
Released April 10, 2015
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a swift UVOT image showing galaxy M82 Accelerating universe? Not so fast
Released April 10, 2015
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A photograph and a rendering mix, showing a view of the exterior LSST building. US, Chile to 'officially' kick off LSST construction
Released April 9, 2015
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Artist's conception of the development of a star Astronomers watch unfolding saga of massive star formation
Released April 2, 2015
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artist's impression shows supermassive black hole Supermassive black hole clears star-making gas from galaxy's core
Released March 25, 2015
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