Posts Tagged ‘x-ray’

Trees in Australia are Striking Gold

Monday, November 11th, 2013
Gold Tree

Samples of gold in the leaves of certain trees may indicate subsurface deposits of the metal.

Black Hole Bonanza

Friday, June 21st, 2013
andromeda, sister galaxy, milky way, black hole, bonanza, chandra, x-ray, nasa, observatory, radiation, globular cluster, bulge

What does it mean when we confirm that Andromeda is host to a “black hole bonanza”?

Old Problems, New Techniques

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

Ryan Wyatt, Director of Morrison Planetarium and Science Visualization, reporting from first day of the American Astronomical Society (AAS) meeting in Long Beach, California…

Blinded by the Light

Thursday, July 29th, 2010

In June, NASA’s Swift satellite was temporarily “blinded” by a bright gamma-ray burst.

Blowing Bubbles in Space

Wednesday, July 7th, 2010

Researchers have recently discovered a small black hole blowing a large bubble in a galaxy far, far away.

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