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Massive galaxies formed when universe was young

( -- Some of the universe's most massive galaxies may have formed billions of years earlier than current scientific models predict, according to surprising new research led by Tufts University. The findings appear ...

dateNov 24, 2010 in Astronomy
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Where do supernovae come from?

( -- Supernovae, the explosive deaths of massive stars, are among the most momentous events in the cosmos because they disburse into space all of the chemical elements that were produced inside their progenitor ...

dateSep 17, 2010 in Astronomy
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WISE Captures the Unicorn's Rose

( -- Unicorns and roses are usually the stuff of fairy tales, but a new cosmic image taken by NASA's Wide-field Infrared Explorer (WISE) shows the Rosette nebula located within the constellation Monoceros, or ...

dateAug 26, 2010 in Astronomy
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A cluster and a sea of galaxies (w/ Video)

( -- A new wide-field image released today by ESO displays many thousands of distant galaxies, and more particularly a large group belonging to the massive galaxy cluster known as Abell 315. As crowded as it may ...

dateMay 05, 2010 in Astronomy
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