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GTC obtains the deepest image of a galaxy from Earth

Observing very distant objects in the universe is a challenge because the light which reaches us is extremely faint. Something similar occurs with objects which are not so distant but have very low surface brightness. Measuring ...

dateJun 09, 2016 in Astronomy
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Blowing bubbles in the Milky Way's magnetic field

An international team of astronomers has discovered a possible connection between the magnetic fields of supernova remnants and that of our own Milky Way Galaxy. The study, recently published in the journal Astronomy & Astrophysics, ...

dateJun 01, 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 http://califa.caha.es/DR3. The archive is the largest ...

dateMay 24, 2016 in Astronomy
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