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artist's concept shows two proplyds, or protostars 'Death stars' in Orion blast planets before they even form
Released March 10, 2014
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an artist's impression of a young, giant exoplanet A small step toward discovering habitable Earths
Released March 4, 2014
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a color composite of SN 2014J Closest, brightest supernova in decades is also a little weird
Released February 27, 2014
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an artist's conception of a hot-Jupiter Detection of water vapor in the atmosphere of a hot Jupiter
Released February 24, 2014
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a map of the constellation Boötes Water is detected in a planet outside our solar system
Released February 24, 2014
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artist's interpretation of ULAS J1120+0641 Closing the 'free will' loophole
Released February 20, 2014
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image of SN2014J taken through an infrared filter Astronomer at national observatory continue to watch Sn2014J
Released February 19, 2014
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person looking through a telescope at the sky Time to cast your vote
Released February 18, 2014
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the disruption of a star by a black hole When a black hole shreds a star, a bright flare tells the story
Released February 18, 2014
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image of the Rotten Egg Nebula How stellar death can lead to twin celestial jets
Released February 12, 2014
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simulation showing hydrodynamic instability Heavy metal in the early cosmos
Released February 5, 2014
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Messier 82, seen in radio frequencies Starbursting in the Galaxy M82
Released February 3, 2014
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composite image of galaxy NGC 6946 River of hydrogen flowing through space
Released January 27, 2014
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image from video showing the gases in a galaxy Galaxies on FIRE: Star feedback results in less-massive galaxies
Released January 22, 2014
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nebula extending across 2 million light-years Distant quasar illuminates a filament of the cosmic web
Released January 19, 2014
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disk around HD142527 observed by ALMA ALMA discovers a formation site of a giant planetary system
Released January 17, 2014
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the Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array Solving a 30-year-old problem in massive star formation
Released January 17, 2014
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an artist's interpretation of the Rosetta orbiter Standing on a comet: Rosetta’s space-weather contribution
Released January 16, 2014
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hydrogen emission from DLA2222-0946 First detailed look at a normal galaxy in the very early universe
Released January 9, 2014
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location of the new class of hypervelocity stars Surprising new class of 'hypervelocity stars' discovered escaping the galaxy
Released January 9, 2014
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diagram of the HD 168443 star system Astronomers discover new exoplanet in Pisces
Released January 9, 2014
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artist's concept of the universe measurement A one-percent measure of the universe
Released January 8, 2014
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astronomy graphic Many small exoplanets found to be covered in gas
Released January 8, 2014
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artist's concept of the universe measurement BOSS measures the universe to 1-percent accuracy
Released January 8, 2014
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millisecond pulsar is orbited by a hot white dwarf Pulsar in a stellar triple system makes unique gravitational laboratory
Released January 6, 2014
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artist's illustration of supernova 1987A Supernova's super dust factory imaged with ALMA
Released January 6, 2014
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Gemini Planet Imager’s first light image Gemini Observatory releases first light images from planet imager
Released January 6, 2014
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dwarf galaxy NGC 4395 Dwarf galaxies give clues to origin of supermassive black holes
Released January 6, 2014
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image of the students involved in the research Young astronomers to investigate the outer solar system
Released January 6, 2014
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binary star formation through disk fragmentation New studies give strong boost to binary-star formation theory
Released December 31, 2013
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