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magnified image of the Semarkona meteorite Pulling together the early solar system
Released November 13, 2014
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faint tail can be seen in active asteroid 62412 Tail discovered on long-known asteroid
Released November 11, 2014
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astronomy graphic SwRI-led team telescope effort reveals asteroid’s size for the first time
Released November 10, 2014
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impression of the protocluster observed by ALMA ALMA finds best evidence yet for galactic merger in distant protocluster
Released November 10, 2014
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astronomy graphic Primordial galaxy bursts with starry births
Released November 10, 2014
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artist's impression of a young star Baby photos of a scaled-up solar system
Released November 10, 2014
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News thumbnail Birth of planets revealed in astonishing detail in ALMA's 'best image ever'
Released November 6, 2014
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ALMA image of the young star HL Tau Birth of planets revealed in astonishing detail in ALMA’s 'best image ever'
Released November 6, 2014
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observations Gaia would make during its mission European satellite could discover thousands of planets in Earth's galaxy
Released November 5, 2014
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Telescopes at the Keck Observatory Astronomers solve puzzle about bizarre object at the center of our galaxy
Released November 3, 2014
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dust and gas around the double star system Planet-forming lifeline discovered in a binary star system: ALMA examines ezekiel-like 'wheel in a wheel' of dust and gas
Released October 29, 2014
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image of the sky with highlighted novae and constelations delphinus, sagita, the coathanger From the mouths of ... young fireballs
Released October 27, 2014
Press Release
image of the sky with highlighted novae First time-lapse images of exploding fireball from a 'nova' star
Released October 27, 2014
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astronomy graphic Georgia State astronomers image the exploding fireball stage of a nova
Released October 27, 2014
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 image of the sun  showing prominences and filaments. Spotlighting the sun
Released October 24, 2014
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a tidal disruption event or TDE Lucky star escapes black hole with minor damage
Released October 23, 2014
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Elliptical galaxy NGC 1132 Big black holes can block new stars
Released October 21, 2014
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The Huan Tran Telescope POLARBEAR seeks cosmic answers in microwave polarization
Released October 21, 2014
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measurements of polarization POLARBEAR detects curls in the Universe's oldest light
Released October 20, 2014
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silhouette of the extrasolar planet HAT-P-11b Getting to know super-Earths
Released October 15, 2014
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Andrew Gould Astronomers spot faraway Uranus-like planet
Released October 15, 2014
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explosion and gas collisions in nova V959 Mon Radio telescopes unravel mystery of nova gamma rays
Released October 8, 2014
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Jaquelin Erazo Making stars
Released October 7, 2014
Discovery
molecular cloud core model Most stars are born in clusters, some leave "home"
Released September 24, 2014
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artist's rendition of AS 205 N, a T Tauri star Infant Solar System shows signs of windy weather
Released September 22, 2014
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artist's rendition of a binary-star merger Finding hints of gravitational waves in the stars
Released September 22, 2014
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a typical example of a disk galaxy Creating pancakes using galaxy collisions--violent origins of disk galaxies probed by radio telescopes
Released September 17, 2014
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galaxy M60-UCD1 A massive black hole has been found at the center of an ultra-compact galaxy
Released September 17, 2014
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Gemini North telescope on Hawaii's Mauna Kea Smallest known galaxy with a supermassive black hole
Released September 17, 2014
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Illustration of a minimal surface from a mathematical optimization problem. 2014-2015 NSF distinguished lectures in mathematical and physical sciences
Released September 15, 2014
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