Researchers catch supermassive black hole “burping” twice
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Researchers catch supermassive black hole “burping” twice

A team led by CU Boulder researchers has caught a supermassive black hole in a…

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Planets around other stars are like peas in a pod
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Planets around other stars are like peas in a pod

An international research team led by Université de Montréal astrophysicist Lauren Weiss has discovered that…

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Hubble Finds Substellar Objects in the Orion Nebula
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Hubble Finds Substellar Objects in the Orion Nebula

In an unprecedented deep survey for small, faint objects in the Orion Nebula, astronomers using…

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Multi-planet System Found Through Crowdsourcing
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Multi-planet System Found Through Crowdsourcing

A system of at least five exoplanets has been discovered by citizen scientists through a…

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No Planets Needed: NASA Study Shows Disk Patterns Can Self-Generate
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No Planets Needed: NASA Study Shows Disk Patterns Can Self-Generate

Kuchner presented the findings of the new study on Thursday, Jan. 11, at the American…

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A repeating fast radio burst from an extreme environment
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A repeating fast radio burst from an extreme environment

New detections of radio waves from a repeating fast radio burst have revealed an astonishingly…

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New SOFIA Observations Help Unravel Mysteries of the Birth of Colossal Suns
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New SOFIA Observations Help Unravel Mysteries of the Birth of Colossal Suns

Astronomers are observing star-forming regions in our galaxy with NASA’s flying telescope, the Stratospheric Observatory…

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NASA’s Newly Renamed Swift Mission Spies a Comet Slowdown
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NASA’s Newly Renamed Swift Mission Spies a Comet Slowdown

Observations by NASA’s Swift spacecraft, now renamed the Neil Gehrels Swift Observatory after the mission’s…

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SETI project homes in on strange ‘fast radio bursts’
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SETI project homes in on strange ‘fast radio bursts’

The measurements confirm observations by another team of astronomers from the Netherlands, which detected the…

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Black holes, gravitational waves take Yale prof to NASA’s LISA mission
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Black holes, gravitational waves take Yale prof to NASA’s LISA mission

NASA has named professor of astronomy and physics Priyamvada Natarajan to its team of U.S.…

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