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NASA Telescopes Capture Stellar Delivery Service for Black Hole

Thu, 08/18/2022 - 1:00pm
Astronomers may have witnessed a smaller galaxy colliding with a larger spiral galaxy and delivering a supermassive black hole.
Categories: Astronomy

Embracing a Rejected Star

Mon, 07/25/2022 - 1:00pm
Zeta Ophiuchi is a star with a complicated past, having likely been ejected from its birthplace by a powerful stellar explosion. A new look by NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory helps tell more of the story of this runaway star.
Categories: Astronomy