• earthsky.org | 8/14/2019 | EarthSky
    Image via ESA/Hubble & NASA, A. Evans. This Hubble Space Telescope image – released August 9, 2019 – shows a pair of galaxies known as UGC 2369. The two galaxies are interacting, which means...
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  • ScienceDaily | 8/7/2019 | Staff
    The Hubble Space Telescope gave us unprecedented access to the previously unseen universe, but even it is blind to some of the most fundamental pieces of the cosmic puzzle.
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  • phys.org | 7/24/2017 | Staff
    The universe, perhaps surprisingly, is not comprised of galaxies randomly distributed throughout space; that is, it is not very homogeneous. Instead, its galaxies are clustered into distinct...
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  • phys.org | 6/13/2019 | Staff
    Data from ESA's XMM-Newton X-ray observatory has revealed how supermassive black holes shape their host galaxies with powerful winds that sweep away interstellar matter.
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  • earthsky.org | 7/3/2019 | Paul Scott Anderson
    A galactic halo, or corona, stands out as an ethereal glowing ring in this image from the Hubble Space Telescope. The image shows a magnified galaxy, due to the gravitational lensing effect, behind...
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  • ScienceDaily | 7/1/2019 | Staff
    Takuya Hashimoto, a postdoctoral researcher at the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science and Waseda University, Japan, and his team used ALMA to observe B14-65666, an object located 13 billion...
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  • phys.org | 1/25/2017 | Staff
    Galaxies grow by accumulating gas from their surroundings and converting it to stars, but the details of this process have remained murky. New observations, made using the Keck Cosmic Web Imager...
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  • earthsky.org | 6/29/2019 | Paul Scott Anderson
    Those streaks are asteroid trails, caught in front of the distant galaxies in the Abell 370 galaxy cluster. The effect of parallax causes the asteroid trails to appear curved.
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  • ScienceDaily | 5/22/2019 | Staff
    The observed intensity of star formation in the NGC 300 spiral galaxy can be explained in two ways. Molecular clouds may be very long-lived and eventually convert all of their mass into stars.
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  • phys.org | 4/30/2019 | Staff
    In the 1930s, it was first noticed that the dynamics of astrophysical objects (galaxies, galaxy clusters and the universe itself) required an invisible and unknown form of mass, known now as dark...
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