Observational astronomy Press Release

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02/09/2017 - 14:54
Dwarf star 200 light years away contains lifes building blocks
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02/06/2017 - 14:29
Universities Space Research Association's Eric Becklin receives the 2017 Henry Norris Russell Lectureship for Lifetime Preeminence in Astronomical Research
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01/30/2017 - 11:10
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation awards $2.4 Million to Ohio State University astronomers
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01/23/2017 - 06:32
Astronomers Find Seven Dwarf-Galaxy Groups, the Building Blocks of Massive Galaxies
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01/18/2017 - 06:26
Ultra-precise chip-scale sensor detects unprecedentedly small changes in environmental conditions at the nanoscale
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01/10/2017 - 07:48
More than just a pretty picture: The science behind stunning sunsets
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01/04/2017 - 14:33
Arecibo Observatory Radio Data Crucial to Understanding why Quasars are so Bright
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01/04/2017 - 13:28
Arecibo Observatory casts new light on cosmic microwave background observed by WMAP and PLANCK spacecraft: Bringing scientists one step closer to understanding the small-scale structure in the cosmic microwave background
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01/04/2017 - 12:13
Astronomers pinpoint radio flashes originating long-long ago in a galaxy far-far away
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01/04/2017 - 09:49
Cosmic source found for mysterious fast radio burst
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12/21/2016 - 12:18
First Light for ALMA's Band 5 ALMA
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12/19/2016 - 09:35
Pan-STARRS Releases Largest Digital Sky Survey to the World
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12/12/2016 - 15:10
Last supermoon of 2016 lights up Christmas sky
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11/16/2016 - 09:54
Walter E. Massey and Taft Armandroff Selected to Lead Giant Magellan Telescope Board of Directors
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11/10/2016 - 12:50
Supermoon? Meh. It may be closer, but it wont be super duper
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10/06/2016 - 00:46
13 Iconic Portland Buildings Went LightsOut to Fight Light Pollution
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09/26/2016 - 00:26
Australian technology installed on worlds largest single-dish radio telescope
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09/20/2016 - 11:51
On September 30, Iconic Buildings and Residential Households in Portland Will Go Lights Out To Save Energy, See Stars and Save Birds!
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09/18/2016 - 23:46
Lund University plays a key role in mapping the Milky Way
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09/14/2016 - 07:38
HERA, the Cosmic Dawn Telescope, Receives Major NSF Support
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09/14/2016 - 06:44
UMass Amherst Sunwheel and Sky-Watching Events Mark the Autumnal Equinox on Sept. 22
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08/09/2016 - 07:15
3-D Galaxy-mapping Project Enters Construction Phase
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07/31/2016 - 21:44
A place where the stars are so bright you can see your shadow by starlight
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07/25/2016 - 23:41
Zygo Corporation enhances industry-leading Verifire laser interferometers with improved performance and value for precision optics manufacturing and quality control
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07/11/2016 - 04:47
Munichs eye on the sky
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06/27/2016 - 08:27
Newly discovered stealth black hole suggests hidden population
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06/10/2016 - 17:30
Milky Way now hidden from one-third of humanity
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06/07/2016 - 09:02
UMass Amherst Sunwheel and Sky-Watching Events Mark the Summer Solstice on June 20
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06/02/2016 - 18:34
New Observational Distance Record Promises Important Tool for Studying Galaxies
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05/26/2016 - 00:47
Scientists discover how supermassive black holes keep galaxies turned off
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05/18/2016 - 18:08
Telescope Peering into Origins of the Universe Receives First Light
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05/10/2016 - 23:22
Gamma Ray Hide & Seek
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04/26/2016 - 11:04
Very Sharp and Very Good: Successful Test for the Astronomical Measuring Instrument LUCI
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04/21/2016 - 18:26
Adele Plunkett Receives 2015 Robert L. Brown Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award
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02/13/2016 - 23:07
Planet Formation around Binary Star:
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02/02/2016 - 11:17
New Galaxy-hunting Sky Camera Sees Redder Better
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01/15/2016 - 12:03
Top high-energy astrophysics prize awarded to Niel Brandt
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01/08/2016 - 18:55
Quiet quasar has apparently eaten its fill
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12/16/2015 - 12:47
Giant Planets Carving Paths around Four Young Stars, ALMA Observations Suggest
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12/08/2015 - 22:20
Astronomy archaeology – finding 120-year-old observations – University of Copenhagen
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12/03/2015 - 14:13
Testing nanopositioning devices for Queensgate
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12/02/2015 - 02:49
COSMIC RADIO BURSTS YIELD FIRST CLUES ABOUT THEIR ORIGINS
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09/09/2015 - 11:25
Celeste: A New Model for Cataloging the Universe
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09/09/2015 - 03:50
Astronomers Discover How Lowly Dwarf Galaxy Becomes Star-Forming Powerhouse
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08/11/2015 - 00:08
Scientists measure slow death of the Universe
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07/30/2015 - 16:32
New Milky Way map reveals stars in our galaxy move far from home
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07/29/2015 - 18:40
Astronomers Discover Powerful Aurora Beyond Solar System
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07/27/2015 - 13:23
2 UCLA astronomers have key roles in development of world’s largest array of gamma-ray telescopes
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07/14/2015 - 08:11
Image Release: Astronomy Summer School Radar Observations Shine New Light on Near-Earth Asteroid
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07/07/2015 - 18:31
MIT scientists assist as a NASA mission chases Pluto’s shadow to catch details of its atmosphere.
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07/06/2015 - 22:52
Q&A: Catching Pluto’s shadow
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07/06/2015 - 14:08
In a cosmic ‘call to arms,’ UW astronomer proposes new deep-space telescope to scan the sky for signs of life
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07/01/2015 - 13:04
Black hole caught burping a rare X-ray flare
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06/24/2015 - 10:05
ALMA Detects First Traces of Carbon ‘Smog’ Permeating Interstellar Atmospheres of Early Galaxies
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06/23/2015 - 14:11
Visualizing the cosmos: UW astronomer Andrew Connolly and the promise of big data
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06/23/2015 - 09:52
NEUTRON STAR'S ECHOES GIVE ASTRONOMERS A NEW MEASURING STICK
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06/22/2015 - 20:43
Breakthrough for Planet Hunters
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06/08/2015 - 13:51
Astronomers 'Unscramble' Einstein Ring to Reveal Most Detailed View Ever of Star Formation in the Distant Universe
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06/03/2015 - 20:42
Construction to Begin on Largest Telescope
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06/03/2015 - 06:53
Construction to Begin on Largest Optical Telescope
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