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The Dynamic Duo: Jupiter's Independently Pulsating X-ray Auroras

The Dynamic Duo: Jupiter's Independently Pulsating X-ray Auroras

11/6/17

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A Fusion of Galaxy Clusters

A system of merging galaxy clusters located about 5 billion light years from Earth.

10/31/17

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NASA Missions Catch First Light from a Gravitational-Wave Event

A gravitational-wave discovery on Aug. 17 is the first to produce light detected by observatories in space and on the ground.

10/16/17

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