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image of a new Earth-sized planet Earth-sized exoplanet discovery
Released April 17, 2014
Discovery
Lunar eclipse, April 15, 2014. Red moon at night; stargazer's delight
Released April 15, 2014
Press Release
Photo of stars in the sky and the comet ISON Global perspectives on a comet
Released April 14, 2014
Press Release
Silouhette of person and telescope Comet ISON Challenge
Released April 14, 2014
Special Report
montage of images shows the evolution of a white dwarf star Cosmic slurp
Released April 14, 2014
Discovery
NRAO and WVU inaugurate broadband data network NRAO, WVU expand broadband data network to bolster astronomy research
Released April 9, 2014
News From the Field
BOSS quasars measure expansion Boss quasars track the expanding universe: The most precise measurement yet
Released April 7, 2014
News From the Field
screenshot from the online game Super Planet Crash Orbital physics is child's play with super planet crash
Released April 7, 2014
News From the Field
oil painting of an expanding shell of gas and dust NOAO/Gemini: Sakurai's Object: Stellar evolution in real time
Released April 2, 2014
News From the Field
the Automated Planet Finder telescope Lick's new Automated Planet Finder: First robotic telescope for planet hunters
Released March 25, 2014
News From the Field
workers making repairs at Arecibo Observatory Arecibo Observatory main suspension cable repaired following earthquake
Released March 12, 2014
News From the Field
artist's concept shows two proplyds, or protostars 'Death stars' in Orion blast planets before they even form
Released March 10, 2014
News From the Field
an artist's impression of a young, giant exoplanet A small step toward discovering habitable Earths
Released March 4, 2014
News From the Field
a color composite of SN 2014J Closest, brightest supernova in decades is also a little weird
Released February 27, 2014
News From the Field
an artist's conception of a hot-Jupiter Detection of water vapor in the atmosphere of a hot Jupiter
Released February 24, 2014
News From the Field
a map of the constellation Boötes Water is detected in a planet outside our solar system
Released February 24, 2014
News From the Field
artist's interpretation of ULAS J1120+0641 Closing the 'free will' loophole
Released February 20, 2014
News From the Field
image of SN2014J taken through an infrared filter Astronomer at national observatory continue to watch Sn2014J
Released February 19, 2014
News From the Field
person looking through a telescope at the sky Time to cast your vote
Released February 18, 2014
Media Advisory
the disruption of a star by a black hole When a black hole shreds a star, a bright flare tells the story
Released February 18, 2014
News From the Field
image of the Rotten Egg Nebula How stellar death can lead to twin celestial jets
Released February 12, 2014
News From the Field
simulation showing hydrodynamic instability Heavy metal in the early cosmos
Released February 5, 2014
News From the Field
Messier 82, seen in radio frequencies Starbursting in the Galaxy M82
Released February 3, 2014
News From the Field
composite image of galaxy NGC 6946 River of hydrogen flowing through space
Released January 27, 2014
News From the Field
image from video showing the gases in a galaxy Galaxies on FIRE: Star feedback results in less-massive galaxies
Released January 22, 2014
News From the Field
nebula extending across 2 million light-years Distant quasar illuminates a filament of the cosmic web
Released January 19, 2014
News From the Field
disk around HD142527 observed by ALMA ALMA discovers a formation site of a giant planetary system
Released January 17, 2014
News From the Field
the Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array Solving a 30-year-old problem in massive star formation
Released January 17, 2014
News From the Field
an artist's interpretation of the Rosetta orbiter Standing on a comet: Rosetta’s space-weather contribution
Released January 16, 2014
News From the Field
hydrogen emission from DLA2222-0946 First detailed look at a normal galaxy in the very early universe
Released January 9, 2014
News From the Field
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