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A burst of activity in the middle of the Milky Way

…frequently than scientists expect. The team has reserved more than a month of time on the Chandra Observatory to study Sagittarius A* in hopes of identifying more flares, and possibly…

X-Ray Spectroscopy of Optically Bright Planets with the Chandra Observatory

1 AGU Spring Meeting Abstracts Ford, P.G. and Elsner, R.E. 5 8552 Ford, P.G. and Elsner, R.E. yes…

Most distant massive galaxy cluster identified

Most distant massive galaxy cluster identified.Formed in the first 4 billion years of the universe, cluster is 1,000 times more massive than the Milky Way. The early…

An answer to why our galaxy’s black hole is a finicky eater

…researchers analyzed 3 million seconds of X-ray data from the Chandra observatory, NASA’s orbiting X-ray telescope. The group dissected the X-ray data and focused on the observed emission lines, signifying…