News tagged with lyman alpha

Image: Hubble sees a swirl of star formation

( —This beautiful, glittering swirl is named, rather un-poetically, J125013.50+073441.5. A glowing haze of material seems to engulf the galaxy, stretching out into space in different directions and forming a fuzzy ...

dateMay 27, 2013 in Astronomy
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Metamorphosis of moon's water ice explained

Using data gathered by NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) mission, scientists believe they have solved a mystery from one of the solar system's coldest regions—a permanently shadowed crater on the moon. They have ...

dateJun 19, 2013 in Space Exploration
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Dark ages seen in new light

( -- Remnants of the first stars have helped astronomers get closer to unlocking the “dark ages” of the cosmos.

dateJan 05, 2011 in Astronomy
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