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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 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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a The corrugated galaxy--Milky Way may be much larger than previously estimated
Released March 11, 2015
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chaotic resonance planets 'Chaotic Earths': Some habitable exoplanets could experience wildly unpredictable climates
Released March 11, 2015
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Abell 2256 Mysterious phenomena in a gigantic galaxy-cluster collision
Released March 10, 2015
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dwarf galaxy candidates Scientists find rare dwarf satellite galaxy candidates in Dark Energy Survey data
Released March 10, 2015
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gamma ray emissions Detection of gamma rays from a newly discovered dwarf galaxy may point to dark matter
Released March 10, 2015
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a large cluster galaxy Distant supernova split 4 ways by gravitational lens
Released March 5, 2015
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image of galaxy NGC 1275 Why isn't the universe as bright as it should be?
Released March 4, 2015
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the galaxy M77, also known as NGC 1068 Pockets of calm protect molecules around a supermassive black hole
Released February 26, 2015
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an artist's impression of a quasar Monster black hole discovered at cosmic dawn
Released February 24, 2015
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artist's conception of Scholz's star and its brown A close call of 0.8 light years
Released February 16, 2015
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ALMA image of starbursting clouds Why do starburst galaxies 'burst'? ALMA sees super stellar nurseries at heart of Sculptor Galaxy
Released February 15, 2015
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the Large Magellanic Cloud New class of binary stars and how LSST could illuminate in the future
Released February 12, 2015
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B5 complex seen within its neighborhood Astronomers catch multiple-star system in first stages of formation
Released February 11, 2015
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composite image of the Teacup Galaxy VLA finds unexpected "storm" at galaxy's core
Released February 11, 2015
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astronomy graphic CWRU astronomers find new details in first known spiral galaxy
Released February 3, 2015
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collage of radar images of asteroid 2004 BL86 Image release: High-def radar images of near-earth asteroid
Released January 30, 2015
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LSST M1/M3 Completion Event LSST M1/M3 completion event
Released January 26, 2015
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