News tagged with intracluster medium

Enriching the intracluster medium

(PhysOrg.com) -- Galaxies are sometimes found in large clusters with many hundreds of members. Typically there is a giant elliptical galaxy near the center; most of these ellipticals are very bright emitters ...

Mar 22, 2011 5 / 5 (2) 4

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Cosmic magnetic fields

The mention of cosmic-scale magnetic fields is still likely to met with an uncomfortable silence in some astronomical circles – and after a bit of foot-shuffling and throat-clearing, the discussion will ...

May 02, 2011 4.9 / 5 (12) 23 | with audio podcast

Weak Lensing Gains Strength

(PhysOrg.com) -- Berkeley Lab cosmologists were part of an international team that has extended the relationship between the x-ray luminosity and the mass of galaxy clusters as measured by gravitational lensing, ...

Jan 19, 2010 4.7 / 5 (7) 8 | with audio podcast

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