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The dark side of the diffuse galaxies

A team of International astronomers, led by members of the Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias, has measured for the first time the mass of an ultra-diffuse galaxy using the Gran Telescopio CANARIAS (GTC).

dateMay 24, 2016 in Astronomy
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CALIFA galaxy study releases dataset online

The Calar Alto Legacy Integral Field Area Survey (CALIFA) has released all of the data assembled over six years of study. The data of more than 600 galaxies is accessible at The archive is the largest ...

dateMay 24, 2016 in Astronomy
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