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
BING NEWS:
  • NASA's NuSTAR telescope detects images of 10 'supermassive' black holes
    The space telescope will make targeted surveys of areas of space in the hunt for more black holes, NASA said. However, scientists also intend to scan hundreds of other images that the telescope has taken in the hopes of finding black holes in the background.
    09/5/2013 - 8:55 pm | 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 ... 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 of ...
    07/31/2012 - 10:02 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 - 11:55 pm | View Link
  • Nasa Sends Telescope Into Space In X-Ray Hunt For Super-Massive Black Holes
    A telescope on a mission to hunt for black holes using X-rays has been blasted into space, Nasa said. The Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array, which is nicknamed NuStar, was launched from a carrier plane above the Pacific ocean before free-falling for ...
    06/13/2012 - 11:53 pm | 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
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope
    Provides information about new discoveries made by the space telescope. Includes technical data, astronomical photos and news releases.
    10/16/2017 - 12:48 am | View Website
  • Sky & Telescope | Astronomy News, Tools & Resources
    Geared towards amateur astronomers. Astronomy news, sky charts, product reviews, in-depth articles on the science of astronomy, and weekly sky observing guides.
    10/15/2017 - 7:04 pm | View Website
  • Videos | ESA/Hubble
    Hubblecast 88: Mysterious Ripples Found Racing Through Planet-forming Disc. Stars and nebulae. Hubblecast 87: The many mysteries of Pluto
    10/15/2017 - 12:02 pm | View Website
  • NASA Eyes "Ice Giant" Missions in the 2030s
    A recent NASA study outlines possible dedicated missions to the "ice giant" planets Uranus and Neptune that might leave Earth as early as 2030.
    06/29/2017 - 1:06 pm | View Website
  • NASA telescope finds 10 more Earth-sized, potentially ...
    NASA says its planet-hunting telescope has found 10 new planets outside our solar system that are likely the right size and temperature to potentially have life on them.
    06/19/2017 - 10:26 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