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artist's concept of a young star system SwRI scientists think "planetary pebbles" were the building blocks for the largest planets
Released August 19, 2015
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the Jupiter-like exoplanet 51 Eridani b Astronomers discover 'young Jupiter' exoplanet
Released August 12, 2015
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the newly discovered planet orbits a pair of suns Tenth transiting "tatooine"
Released August 10, 2015
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a pulsar and a white dwarf Gravitational constant appears universally constant, pulsar study suggests
Released August 6, 2015
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a visible light image of the distant system Astronomers unveil a distant protogalaxy connected to the cosmic web
Released August 5, 2015
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The BlueTides Simulation Milky Way-like galaxies may have existed in the early universe
Released August 5, 2015
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material flowing from a companion star Neutron stars strike back at black holes in jet contest
Released August 4, 2015
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collage of images of near-Earth asteroid 1999 JD6 Peanut-shape asteroid imaged with radar during earth flyby
Released July 31, 2015
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brown dwarf aurora Astronomers discover powerful aurora beyond solar system
Released July 29, 2015
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astronomy graphic Dense star clusters shown to be binary black hole factories
Released July 29, 2015
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brown dwarf aurora 'Failed stars' host powerful auroral displays
Released July 29, 2015
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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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