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NASA's Chandra Observatory Identifies Impact of Cosmic Chaos on Star Birth

These behemoths contain hundreds or thousands of individual galaxies that are immersed in gas with temperatures of millions of degrees.

10/27/14

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Chandra's Archives Come to Life

Six images that combine Chandra data with those from other telescopes.

10/21/14

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Suspected Black Hole Unmasked as Ultraluminous Pulsar

A source with unusual pulsations in the M82 galaxy about 11.4 million light years from Earth.

10/8/14

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