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Recent Chandra Highlights

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Stellar Sparklers That Last

A young star cluster about 780 light years from Earth.

07/2/15

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NASA's Chandra Captures X-Ray Echoes Pinpointing Distant Neutron Star

Astronomers using NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory have discovered the largest and brightest set of rings from X-ray light echoes ever observed.

06/23/15

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Chandra Finds Evidence for Serial Black Hole Eruptions

A group of galaxies located about 105 million light years from Earth.

06/10/15

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