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NASA telescope discovers youngest pulsar to date


November 4th, 2011 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Nov 4 (IANS) NASA has announced the discovery of a pulsar estimated to be less than 25 million years old, the youngest ever found.NASA said in a press ... Read more...

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Scientists ferret out planet-hunting targets with NASA telescope


April 8th, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 8 (ANI): US astronomers have discovered a new technique to identify close, faint stars using NASA's Galaxy Evolution Explorer satellite.The technique would help in the hunt for planets that ... Read more...

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NASA telescope discovers giant bubbles in Milky Way


November 10th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): The NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope has discovered a previously unseen structure centered in the Milky Way.The feature spans 50,000 light-years and may be the remnant of an ... Read more...

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Telescope captures galactic super volcanic explosion


August 23rd, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 23 (IANS) A spectacular "super volcano" that erupted trillions of miles away from earth has been clicked by a NASA telescope. The staggering eruption was filmed by NASA's Chandra X-Ray ... Read more...

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NASA Satellite Blinded Temporarily By Gamma Ray Blast


July 16th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri July 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a recent development, a huge and powerful blast of gamma rays blinded a NASA telescope and it created sensation among the scientists' community worldwide. The ... Read more...

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NASA telescope solves mystery of light flash on Jupiter


June 17th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 17 (ANI): Scientists have finally found an explanation for the mysterious burst of light on Jupiter on Jan 3rd.The flash of light came from a giant meteor that was burning ... Read more...

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Dark and dangerous asteroids spotted lurking unseen near Earth’s orbit


March 6th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 6 (ANI): Reports indicate that an infrared space telescope has spotted several very dark asteroids that have been lurking unseen near Earth's orbit.Called the Wide-Field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE), ... Read more...

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Asteroids coming close to Earth can experience strong ’shakes’


January 21st, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 21 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have determined that asteroids that come relatively close to Earth can experience a strong "seismic shake".The research was carried out by MIT ... Read more...

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NASA Telescope captures action-packed image of cloud shaped galaxy


January 6th, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 6 (ANI): NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has captured an action-packed picture of the nearby Small Magellanic Cloud, a small galaxy that looks like a wispy cloud when seen from Earth.The ... Read more...

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NASA telescope makes first detection of gamma-rays from microquasar


November 27th, 2009 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 27 (ANI): NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope has made the first unambiguous detection of high-energy gamma-rays from an enigmatic microquasar.The microquasar is a binary system known as Cygnus X-3.The system ... Read more...

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NASA telescope sees most extreme gamma-ray blast yet


February 20th, 2009 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 20 (ANI): NASAs Fermi Telescope has detected the most extreme gamma-ray blast in history, which has been seen in high resolution.The blast had the greatest total energy, the fastest ... Read more...

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NASA telescope unveils a dozen new pulsars


January 7th, 2009 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 7 (ANI): NASA''s Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope has discovered 12 new gamma-ray-only pulsars and has detected gamma-ray pulses from 18 others. "We know of 1,800 pulsars, but until Fermi we ... Read more...

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Super-tough sunshield to protect NASA telescope from space hazards


November 13th, 2008 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 13 (ANI): Engineers at Northrop Grumman Corporation in the US have created a sunshield for NASAs James Webb Space Telescope that can withstand the severe cold and heat of ... Read more...

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Recycled NASA telescope to be used for bomb detection


May 10th, 2008 - 5:57 pm ICT by admin
London, May 10 (ANI): An astrophysicist has recycled parts from one of NASAs Compton Gamma Ray Observatorys old instruments for bomb detection.According to a report in Nature News, the 9-year mission ... Read more...

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NASA telescope discovers organics and water in a possible planet-forming region


March 14th, 2008 - 12:55 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 14 (ANI): Researchers using NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope have discovered large amounts of simple organic gases and water vapor in a possible planet-forming region around an infant star, along ... Read more...

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NASA telescope finds evidence of first dust that helped in formation of early stars and planets


December 21st, 2007 - 2:01 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 21 (ANI): Astronomers, using NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope, have found evidence of the universes first dust that helped in the formation of future generations of stars and planets.The evidence ... Read more...

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