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Researchers Catch Supermassive Black Hole Burping – Twice
Astronomers have caught a supermassive black hole in a distant galaxy snacking on gas and then “burping” – not once, but twice.
(2018-1-11 22:00:00)
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Chandra Reveals the Elementary Nature of Cassiopeia A
Due to its unique evolutionary status, Cassiopeia A (Cas A) is one of the most intensely studied of these supernova remnants.
(2017-12-12 23:33:00)
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The Dynamic Duo: Jupiter's Independently Pulsating X-ray Auroras
Jupiter’s intense northern and southern lights, or auroras, behave independently of each other according to a new study using NASA’s Chandra X-ray and ESA’s XMM-Newton observatories.
(2017-11-7 01:29:00)
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Chandra Makes First Detection of X-Rays from a Gravitational Wave Source
Astronomers have used NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory to make the first X-ray detection of a gravitational wave source. Chandra was one of multiple observatories to detect the aftermath of this gravitational wave event, the first to produce an electromagnetic signal of any type.
(2017-10-16 22:35:00)
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Two Stars, Three Dimensions, and Oodles of Energy
For decades, astronomers have known about irregular outbursts from the double star system V745 Sco. When the system erupted on February 6, 2014, however, scientists were ready to observe the event with a suite of telescopes including NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory.
(2017-9-18 23:20:00)