Posts Tagged ‘galaxy’

Explore Galaxy M83

Thursday, January 9th, 2014
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Join Hubble scientists in exploring the spiral galaxy M83.

Neutrinos on Ice!

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013
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Scientists see evidence of events outside of our solar system in Antarctic ice.

Gas Cloud Gets Spaghettified

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013

Milky Way’s supermassive black hole is stretching gas cloud G2 to its death.

It’s a Zoo Out There…

Monday, October 14th, 2013
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Citizen science projects offer a wealth of opportunities…

Bones of the Milky Way

Tuesday, June 18th, 2013
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We are still refining our understanding of our own place within our galaxy, the Milky Way.

Earth’s Larger Neighborhood

Wednesday, June 5th, 2013
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Astronomers realize that our Solar System is located on a longer arm in the Milky Way.

Most Distant Galaxy?

Thursday, September 20th, 2012

Astronomers have caught a glimpse of a galaxy far, far away…

Most Distant Galaxy

Monday, January 31st, 2011

The Hubble Space Telescope has spotted a distant galaxy, 13.2 billion years in the past.

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