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.

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  • This Week In Space: Lost spacecraft found, Curiosity 360 camera, and ... - Extreme Tech
    But NASA didn’t give up the hunt, and they finally spotted STEREO-B ... hydrocarbons are shown in blue-black; ... on the Gemini North telescope ...
    08/26/2016 - 2:16 pm | View Link
  • NASA urged to rejoin the hunt for gravitational waves - New Scientist
    ... to control the scope of the WFIRST telescope project Nasa/GSFC By Lisa ... was meant to hunt gravitational waves from even bigger black holes ...
    08/16/2016 - 7:56 am | View Link
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    New Worlds New Horizons: A Midterm Assessment -- new report - EurekAlert!
    08/15/2016 - 3:51 pm | View Link
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    08/15/2016 - 12:46 pm | View Link
  • Universe expanding faster than expected - World Socialist Web Site
    Hubble spots pair of wild galaxies joining cosmic civilization -
    08/11/2016 - 4:24 am | View Link
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  • NASA urged to rejoin the hunt for gravitational waves
    This space-based experiment was meant to hunt gravitational waves from even bigger black holes than LIGO can detect by sending ... The other culprit was the ballooning cost of the James Webb Space Telescope, the successor to the Hubble Space Telescope ...
    08/15/2016 - 9:00 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 universe passed a key test in orbit last week, setting the stage for the X-ray observatory to begin its prime science-gathering mission, NASA says. NASA's Nuclear ...
    07/31/2012 - 10:02 pm | View Link
  • NASA's Black Hole-Hunting Space Telescope to Begin Science Mission
    Credit: NASA A NASA space telescope designed to hunt for black holes and other mysteries ... 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 a nearby black ...
    07/30/2012 - 3:34 pm | View Link
  • NASA Launches NuSTAR Space Telescope To Hunt for Black Holes
    Orbital Sciences' carrier aircraft transports NASA's NuSTAR spacecraft to the launch site. Credit: U.S. Air Force photo by Michael Peterson NEW YORK — NASA’s newest space telescope, an ambitious X-ray observatory, launched into orbit June 13 on a ...
    06/17/2012 - 1:00 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
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  • The Fermi Science Support Center (FSSC)
    This view shows the entire sky at energies greater than 1 GeV based on five years of data from the LAT instrument on NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope.
    08/28/2016 - 11:22 am | View Website
  • Near-Earth Object News & Updates
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    08/28/2016 - 8:52 am | View Website
  • NASA Missions
    Flying aboard the European Space Agency's Rosetta spacecraft, the NASA-built Microwave Instrument for the Rosetta Orbiter, or MIRO, is studying gases given off by ...
    08/28/2016 - 6:14 am | View Website
  • The Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope
    This poster summarizes the career to date of NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope. The central image is a map of the whole sky at gamma-ray wavelengths accumulated ...
    08/27/2016 - 7:44 pm | View Website
  • Kepler: NASA Kepler News
    08-15-2013 NASA Ends Attempts to Fully Recover Kepler Spacecraft, Potential New Missions Considered Following months of analysis and testing, the Kepler Space ...
    08/26/2016 - 2:45 pm | View Website
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