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New space image reveals dynamic and violent process of star birth


February 12th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): A dramatic new image from the Gemini North telescope has illustrated the dynamic and sometimes violent process of star birth.The image was obtained using the Gemini Multi-Object Spectrograph ... Read more...

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How yellow supergiant star pulls off its lengthy disappearing act


January 6th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 6 (ANI): A team of astronomers has solved a nearly two-century-old mystery of how Epsilon Aurigae, a yellow supergiant star, pulls off its lengthy disappearing act.On January 1, 2010, a ... Read more...

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Computer code gives scientists first full simulation of star’s final hours


September 23rd, 2009 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 23 (ANI): A team of scientists has created the first full simulation of a star's final hours.The team of researchers composed of three applied mathematicians at the US Department of ... Read more...

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NASA satellite records early stage of gamma-ray burst


March 3rd, 2009 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 3 (ANI): A team of astronomers, using a telescope aboard the NASA Swift satellite, have captured information from the early stages of a gamma-ray burst, the most violent and ... Read more...

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Hubble captures image of two of Milky Ways most colossal stars


November 26th, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Berlin, Nov 26 (ANI): The Hubble Space Telescope has captured the image of a pair of stars that are two of our galaxys most massive stars.They have, until recently, been shrouded ... Read more...

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Planets and stars helped to create dusty planetary nebula


March 11th, 2008 - 2:09 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 11 (ANI): Astronomers at the University of Rochester, US, have determined that low-mass stars and possibly even super-Jupiter-sized planets may indeed be responsible for creating the planetary nebula.A planetary nebula ... Read more...

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Mysterious cloud of antimatter in Milky Way originates from binary stars


January 10th, 2008 - 1:06 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 10 (ANI): Astronomers have traced the source of a mysterious giant cloud of antimatter surrounding the galactic center of the Milky Way galaxy, to binary star systems.The discovery took four ... Read more...

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