Chandra X-Ray Observatory

The Chandra X-Ray Observatory (CXC)

Recent Chandra Highlights

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NASA's Chandra Suggests Black Holes Gorging at Excessive Rates

A group of unusual giant black holes may be consuming excessive amounts of matter, according to a new study using NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory.


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White Dwarf May Have Shredded Passing Planet

A globular cluster about 35,000 light years from Earth.


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NASA's Hubble, Chandra Find Clues that May Help Identify Dark Matter

Astronomers have found that dark matter does not slow down when colliding with itself.


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