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Scientists have combined data from Chandra X-ray Observatory, NASA`s Spitzer Space Telescope, and ground-based facilities to build a 3D model of the 300-year old Cassiopeia A supernova that blew a massive star apart, and sent the debris flying at a velocity of millions of miles per hour.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 01, 2013, 10:15
Astronomers using data from NASA`s Kepler and Spitzer space telescopes were able to create the first cloud map of a planet that is beyond our solar system, a Jupiter-like world known as Kepler-7b.
Last Updated: Monday, August 26, 2013, 21:33
Since its launching from Cape Canaveral, Fla., on August 25, 2003, the Spitzer has been wowing us with its infrared eyes by sending wonderful images it has captured of the universe.
Last Updated: Friday, August 02, 2013, 13:02
New research from NASA`s Spitzer Space Telescope and Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE) has found that, contrary to previous theories, gargantuan galaxies appear to slow their growth over time.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 12:51
NASA`s Spitzer Space Telescope has observed what most likely are strong carbon dioxide emissions from Comet ISON ahead of its anticipated pass through the inner solar system later this year.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 06, 2013, 11:13
Using NASA`s Spitzer Space Telescope, astronomers have found blooming stars in our Milky Way galaxy`s more barren territories, far from its crowded core.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 19, 2012, 11:34
Using NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope, astronomers have detected what they believe is a planet two-thirds the size of Earth.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 27, 2012, 11:05
Using NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope, astronomers have found a puzzling arc of light behind an extremely massive cluster of galaxies residing 10 billion light-years away.
Last Updated: Friday, June 08, 2012, 16:20
The faint, lumpy glow from the very first objects in the universe, which may have been detected with the best precision yet using NASA`s Spitzer Space Telescope.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 09, 2012, 18:57
NASA`s Spitzer Space Telescope has detected light emanating from a "super-Earth" planet beyond our solar system for the first time.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 25, 2011, 08:53
New infrared observations from NASA telescopes have revealed how the first supernova ever recorded occurred and how its shattered remains ultimately spread out to great distances.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 11, 2011, 19:21
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