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Most massive and luminous galaxy cluster identified

As vast as the Milky Way may seem, our sprawling galaxy is but a speck next to the largest structures in the universe: galaxy clusters — collections of hundreds to…

Sprawling galaxy cluster found hiding in plain sight

…McDonald and his colleagues believe the discovery of this hidden cluster shows there may be other similar galaxy clusters hiding behind extremely bright objects that astronomers have miscatalogued as single…

Why isn’t the universe as bright as it should be?

…star formation is governed in galaxy clusters.” Crossing a galactic threshold Throughout the universe, there exist two main classes of galaxy clusters: cool core clusters — those that are rapidly…

Most distant massive galaxy cluster identified

…for such galaxies to assemble into massive galaxy clusters — or so scientists had thought. Now astronomers at MIT, the University of Missouri, the University of Florida, and elsewhere, have…

MIT Kavli scientists gain new insights into the early universe’s galaxy clusters

…one of the largest studies of molecular gas in distant galaxy clusters—rare conglomerations containing hundreds of galaxies, trillions of stars, and dark matter. Scientists from the international Spitzer Adaptation of…

A Fresh Perspective on an Extraordinary Cluster of Galaxies

Galaxy clusters are often described by superlatives. After all, they are huge conglomerations of galaxies, hot gas, and dark matter and represent the largest structures in the Universe held together…

New insights into the early universe’s galaxy clusters

…one of the largest studies of molecular gas in distant galaxy clusters — rare conglomerations containing hundreds of galaxies, trillions of stars, and dark matter. Scientists from the Spitzer Adaptation…

Two Talks! Speakers: Alex van Engelen (CITA, Toronto) and Emmet Golden-Marx (BU)

…discuss prospects for new surveys being planned, including the Simons Observatory and CMB-Stage 4. ******************************************** Seeing Red: The Search for High-z Galaxy Clusters in the Clusters Occupied by Bent Radio

TWO TALKS: Germanium CCDs (speaker: Christopher Leitz, MIT Lincoln Laboratory); The abundance and spatial distribution of ultra-diffuse galaxies in nearby galaxy clusters (Remco van der Burg, CEA Saclay, France)

…Host: Mark Bautz * * * * * * * * * * The abundance and spatial distribution of ultra-diffuse galaxies in nearby galaxy clusters speaker: Remco van der Burg,…

A Multiband Study of the Galaxy Populations of the First Four Sunyaev-Zel'dovich Effect ed Galaxy Clusters

1 Astrophysical Journal Zenteno, A. and Song, J. and Desai, S. and Armstrong, R. and Mohr, J.J. and Ngeow, C.-C. and Barkhouse, W.A. and Allam, S.S. and…