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Galaxy Zoo a Zooniverse Project
Science & Tech  (tags: galaxyzoo, Zooniverse, Telescope, project, study, science, research, space, tech, interesting, discovery )

- 348 days ago -
Experience a privileged glimpse of the distant universe as observed by the SDSS, the Hubble Space Telescope, and UKIRT. Few have witnessed what you're about to see!
'Black Hole Indigestion' Captured By Giant Radio Telescope (Photos)
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, study, technology, Chile, telescope, balck hole, indigestion, amazing )

- 504 days ago -
Wonderful photos. A powerful radio telescope in Chile has peered deeply into the universe and captured an incredible sight: an ancient black hole chowing down on a massive snack.
European Telescope Discovers Rare Ancient Star Clusters
Science & Tech  (tags: European, Telescope, Discovers, Rare, Ancient, Star, Clusters )

- 1233 days ago -
A European survey telescope has discovered two clusters of very old stars in our Milky Way, adding to the growing known number of these relatively rare cosmic objects. Globular clusters are collections of 100,000 or more ancient stars. They are among t
NASA's Kepler Spacecraft Discovers Extraordinary New Planetary System
Science & Tech  (tags: earth, Keplar 11, Murcury, Nasa, Neptune, new planetary system, orbit, spacecraft, telescope, Urenaus )

- 1490 days ago -
NASA's Kepler Spacecraft Discovers Extraordinary New Planetary System ~ Gossip Lanka newz - Sri Lankan hot gossip and news.
The James Webb Space Telescope
Science & Tech  (tags: telescope, astronomy, science, scientists, NewTechnology, space, study, performance )

- 1623 days ago -
The Webb Telescope may be unusual in appearance - but it has a lot in common with simple tube-shaped telescopes. Play the "Scope It Out!" game to find out more! Learn how to operate a space telescope on the web.
Top 5 Space Spirals
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- 1639 days ago -
The Hubble Space Telescope has imaged a ghostly pinwheel spiral surrounding a binary star system called LL Pegasi. This bizarre cosmic phenomenon is caused by one of the stars dying, venting huge amounts of gas and dust into space.
Old Star Wallows in 'Steam Bath'
Science & Tech  (tags: old star, space, telescope, star, wallow, steam bath )

- 1646 days ago -
Europe's Herschel space telescope has looked on as an old giant star wallows in a "steam bath".
Nasa Space Balloon Crashes Into Car During Takeoff
Science & Tech  (tags: NASA, balloon crashes, telescope, monitors gamma rays )

- 1772 days ago -
The large balloon, which was carrying expensive and sensitive scientific equipment, was buffeted by a strong gust of wind and ripped from its mooring as it was being filled with air in preparation for launch
Probing Exoplanets From the Ground: A Little Telescope Goes a Long Way
Science & Tech  (tags: NASA, Telescope, Stars )

- 1851 days ago -
NASA astronomers have successfully demonstrated that a David of a telescope can tackle Goliath-size questions in the quest to study Earth-like planets around other stars.
Hubble Telescope Captures the Moment Two Asteroids Collide 90 Million Miles From Earth
Science & Tech  (tags: Earth, telescope, steroids collide, dinosaurs, science )

- 1856 days ago -
A comet-like object has been created by the collision of two asteroids related to the one blamed for killing the dinosaurs millions of years ago. The object, known as P/2010 A2,
ON THIS DAY - 1960: Radio Telescope Makes Space History
Science & Tech  (tags: on this day, telescope, radio telescope, jodrell bank, britain, uk, england, space, universe )

- 2183 days ago -
The British radio telescope at Jodrell Bank in Cheshire has set a new space record making contact with the American Pioneer V satellite at a distance of 407,000 miles. The previous record, about 290,000 miles, was set by the Soviet satellite Lunik III, wh
The Largest Telescope in the World - GTC
Science & Tech  (tags: Telescope, biggest, largest, GTC, telescopio, Canarias, GCS )

- 2336 days ago -
The Gran Telescopio CANARIAS (GTC), is a telescope with a size of 10.4m in diameter; has a largest segmented primary mirror.
Brightest Explosion Ever Seen
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, telescope, gamma ray, space, universe, brightest explosion )

- 2340 days ago -
Astronomers from around the world have combined data from ground- and space-based telescopes to paint a detailed portrait of the Brightest gamma-ray burst ever seen. the jets were aimed almost directly at the Earth.
SPACE, THE FINAL FRONTIER: Exploding Star Caught in the Act
Science & Tech  (tags: Astronomy, astophysics, supernova, galaxy, star, sun, science, telescope )

- 2479 days ago -
Astronomers have been able to capture and record the first moments when a massive star blows itself apart. After decades of searching, researchers have used the world's top telescopes to observe the remarkable event.
Astronomers 'Listen' to An Exoplanet-Host Star and Find Its Birthplace
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, science, research, discovery, space, telescope, technology, news )

- 2516 days ago -
Using HARPS on ESO's 3.6-m telescope at La Silla,astronomers were able to study in great detail the star Iota Horologii, known to harbor a giant planet. Its temperature is 6150 K, it's mass is 1.25 times that of the Sun, and its age is 625 million years.

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