Nasa Telescope To Hunt For Black Holes

Black Holes

NASA is poised to launch its latest X-ray space telescope on a two-year hunt for hard-to-see objects lurking in the heart of the Milky Way and other galaxies.

Sections:  news   u.s.   
Topics:  astronomy   black hole   galaxies   milky way   nasa   space   
RELATED ARTICLES
ASK NEWS:
  • Could We Detect an Alien Civilization's Waste Heat? - Discovery Channel
    13 Ways to Hunt Intelligent Aliens The proposed ... means of energy generation, such as black holes ... launched European Gaia space telescope ...
    08/13/2014 - 5:29 am | View Link
  • More
YAHOO NEWS:
  • NASA's Chandra X-Ray Space Telescope Celebrates 15 Years of Discoveries
    The agency's Chandra X-ray Observatory — one of NASA's 'Great Observatories,' along with the Hubble and Spitzer space telescopes and the now-retired Compton Gamma Ray Observatory — launched aboard the space shuttle Columbia on July 23, 1999.
    07/23/2014 - 12:11 pm | View Link
  • Physics: Wave of the future
    After two decades and more than half a billion dollars, LIGO, the world's largest gravitational-wave observatory, is on the verge of a detection. Maybe.
    07/16/2014 - 4:40 pm | View Link
  • Black hole trio holds promise for gravity wave hunt
    The discovery of three closely orbiting supermassive black holes in a galaxy more than four billion light years away could help astronomers in the search for gravitational waves: the 'ripples in spacetime' predicted by Einstein.
    06/25/2014 - 1:08 pm | View Link
  • More
BING NEWS:
  • Black hole-hunting NASA telescope begins mission
    (SPACE.com) A NASA space telescope designed to hunt for black holes and other mysteries of the ... included a full checkout of the spacecraft and its deployed mast. [Gallery: NASA's Black Hole Hunting Space Telescope] On June 28, NuSTAR took its first ...
    08/1/2012 - 3:34 am | View Link
  • NASA NuSTAR Black Hole-Hunting Space Telescope Passes Key Test
    A NASA space telescope designed to hunt for black holes and other mysteries of the universe ... included a full checkout of the spacecraft and its deployed mast. [Gallery: NASA's Black Hole Hunting Space Telescope] On June 28, NuSTAR took its first photos ...
    08/1/2012 - 2:18 am | View Link
  • NASA's Black Hole-Hunting Space Telescope to Begin Science Mission
    The background is an image of the galactic center obtained with the Chandra X-ray Observatory. A NASA space telescope designed to hunt for black holes and other mysteries of the universe passed a key test in orbit last week, setting the stage for the X-ray ...
    07/31/2012 - 7:34 am | View Link
  • NASA telescope to hunt black holes
    NASA has launched an orbiting telescope that uses high-energy X-ray vision to hunt for black holes and exploding stars in the universe. The Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array (NuSTAR) was launched from a site on Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands.
    06/13/2012 - 4:53 pm | View Link
  • NASA telescope to hunt black holes
    NASA has launched a sophisticated orbiting telescope that uses high-energy X-ray vision to hunt for black holes in the universe. The Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array (NuSTAR) was lifted into the skies by Orbital Sciences' L-1011 aircraft, carrying a ...
    06/13/2012 - 1:43 pm | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Images from the Universe Gallery
    1-100 : 101-200 : 201-300 : 301-400 : 401-500 : 501-600 : 601-700 : 701-800 : 801-900
    08/30/2014 - 12:00 am | View Website
  • Gallery: NuSTAR, NASA's Black Hole Hunting Space Telescope ...
    See photos and images of NASA's NuSTAR space telescope, an X-ray observatory for hunting black holes and other distant objects in the universe.
    08/29/2014 - 7:50 pm | View Website
  • NuSTAR | NASA
    NASA.gov brings you the latest images, videos and news from America's space agency. Get the latest updates on NASA missions, watch NASA TV live, and learn about our ...
    08/29/2014 - 6:03 pm | View Website
  • Space Telescopes News
    Space Telescopes. Astronomy articles and pictures from NASA's Hubble Space Telescope and Chandra X-Ray Telescope and many other leading astronomy institutes from ...
    08/29/2014 - 9:06 am | View Website
  • SWIFT | NASA
    NASA.gov brings you the latest images, videos and news from America's space agency. Get the latest updates on NASA missions, watch NASA TV live, and learn ...
    08/29/2014 - 5:24 am | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More U.s. News