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PhysOrg
Astrophysicists find supermassive black holes in quasar nearest EarthOU astrophysicist and his Chinese collaborator used observations from NASA's Hu
Astrophysicists find supermassive black holes in quasar nearest Earth
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
OU astrophysicist and his Chinese collaborator used observations from NASA's Hubble Space Telescope find two supermassive black holes in Markarian 231. Credit: Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore, Maryland Astronomers using NASA's Hubble... Read more
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Linux Journal
Doing Astronomy with PythonOne of the things that makes Python so powerful is that you can find a module f
Doing Astronomy with Python
Linux Journal / Posted 13 days ago
One of the things that makes Python so powerful is that you can find a module for almost anything. In this article, I cover Astropy, which was originally developed by the Space Telescope Science Institute for doing astronomy calculations like image... Read more
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Newswise
NASA's Hubble Finds Supernovae in 'Wrong Place at Wrong Time' Available for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsMonthly Notices of the Royal A
NASA's Hubble Finds Supernovae in 'Wrong Place at Wrong Time'
Newswise / Posted 19 days ago
Available for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsMonthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Aug-2015 Donna Weaver / Ray Villard Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore,... Read more
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PhysOrg
What's coming after Hubble and James Webb? The High-Definition Space TelescopeArtist’s conception of the proposed High-Definition Space Telescope, which woul
What's coming after Hubble and James Webb? The High-Definition Space Telescope
PhysOrg / Posted 20 days ago
Artist’s conception of the proposed High-Definition Space Telescope, which would have a giant segmented mirror and unprecedented resolution at optical and UV wavelengths. Credit: NASA/GSFC Decades after its momentous launch, the ever popular Hubble... Read more
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Newswise
NASA's Hubble Finds Evidence of Galaxy Star Birth Regulated by Black-Hole Fountain Ann Jenkins / Ray Villard Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore, Mary
NASA's Hubble Finds Evidence of Galaxy Star Birth Regulated by Black-Hole Fountain
Newswise / Posted 26 days ago
Ann Jenkins / Ray Villard Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore, Maryland 410-338-4488 / 410-338-4514 Megan Donahue Michigan State University, East... Read more
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New Kerala
Distant Uranus-sized exoplanet discovered With a technique called gravitational microlensing, scientists have discovere
Distant Uranus-sized exoplanet discovered
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
With a technique called gravitational microlensing, scientists have discovered a Uranus-sized exoplanet orbiting far from its central star. NASA's Hubble Space Telescope and the W.M. Keck Observatory in... Read more
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PhysOrg
Telescopes team up to find distant Uranus-sized planet through microlensingThis diagram shows how astronomers observed a distant gas giant planet around O
Telescopes team up to find distant Uranus-sized planet through microlensing
PhysOrg / Posted 1 months ago
This diagram shows how astronomers observed a distant gas giant planet around OGLE-2005-BLG-169 using microlensing. Credit: Hubble/STScI NASA's Hubble Space Telescope and the W.M. Keck Observatory in Hawaii have made independent confirmations of an... Read more
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Newswise
Telescopes Team Up to Find Distant Uranus-Sized Planet Through Microlensing Finding opens new discovery space in extrasolar planet hunt Available for log
Telescopes Team Up to Find Distant Uranus-Sized Planet Through Microlensing
Newswise / Posted 1 months ago
Finding opens new discovery space in extrasolar planet hunt Available for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsThe Astrophysical Journal, July-2015NASA's Hubble Space Telescope... Read more
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