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At 13.2 Billion Light Years From Earth, EGSY8p7 is Most Distant Galaxy Yet

At 13.2 Billion Light Years From Earth, EGSY8p7 is Most Distan...

As astronomers peer further into the cosmos, they also look further into the past. As researchers with the Keck Observatory identify the most distant galaxy ever observed, they also get humanity's best look at the early universe. In May, scientists ... Sputnik, 3 weeks ago

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Uranus size exoplanet discovered using gravitational microlensing

NASA's Hubble Space Telescope and the W M Keck Observatory in Hawaii have discovered a Uranus-sized exoplanet.
 DNA1 month ago Hubble, Keck Find Distant Uranus-size Planet Through Microlensing  SpaceRef1 month ago Telescopes Team Up to Find Distant Uranus-Sized Planet Through Microlensing  Noodls1 month ago Microlensing used to find distant Uranus-sized planet  Space Daily1 month ago

Keck Observatory Astronomer Wins Major Prize

Press Release From: W.M. Keck Observatory UCLA professor and longtime W. M. Keck Observatory astronomer, Andrea Ghez, will be awarded the 2015 Bakerian Medal, the Royal Society's premiere prize lecture in the physical sciences, the organization ...
 SpaceRef1 month ago W. M. Keck Observatory Names Anne Kinney Chief Scientist  SpaceRef1 month ago W. M. Keck Observatory Launches App KeckWatch  SpaceRef1 month ago

Keck Observatory Plays Key Role in Discovery of Another Earth

NASA's blockbuster discovery of an Earth-like planet 1,400 light-years away was made possible in part by data from the W.M. Keck Observatory atop Mauna Kea, the space agency announced Thursday . While the Kepler Space Telescope was responsible ...
 Civil Beat1 month ago NASA discovers Earth-like planet in habitable zone  Yahoo! News1 month ago NASA discovers earth-like planet  ZNBC1 month ago

A 300 Year Old Mystery Solved: Why Saturn's Moon Iapetus Is Half-Light, Half-Dark

In 1671, the famed astronomer Giovanni Cassini was observing Saturn when he found a new, faint moon orbiting it along its western side. As he attempted to follow its orbit, however, he found something incredibly unusual: the moon was completely ...
 Forbes.com1 month ago
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Farthest Galaxy Ever Detected Dates To The Earliest Days Of The Universe

Astrophysicists observe a distant galaxy as it looked 13.2 billion years ago. The discovery lets them peer into a time just 600 million years after the Big Bang, they say. (Photo : Adi Zitrin | California Institute Of Technology) Astrophysicists ...
 Tech Times3 weeks ago Farthest galaxy detected  Nanowerk2 hours ago Ancient Galaxy Is Most Distant Ever Found  Space.com4 weeks ago
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Astronomer Claire Max appointed director of UC Observatories

Max, shown here with Lick Observatory's Shane Telescope, pioneered the laser guide star technology first implemented at Lick and subsequently at the W. M. Keck Observatory and other major telescopes. (Photo copyright Laurie Hatch ) UC President ...
 UC Santa Cruz1 week ago

What is the newest planet?

Artist's impression of the distant dwarf planet Eris. New observations have shown that Eris is smaller than previously thought and almost exactly the same size as Pluto. Credit: ESO With astronomers discovering new planets and other celestial ...
 PhysOrg.com1 month ago The dwarf planet Haumea  PhysOrg.com2 weeks ago Eris' moon Dysnomia  PhysOrg.com1 month ago
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Gemini-Discovered World Is Most Like Jupiter

Going beyond the discovery and imaging of a young Jupiter, astronomers using the Gemini Observatory's new Planet Imager (GPI) have probed a newly discovered world in unprecedented detail. What they found is a planet about two times the mass of ...
 Space Fellowship2 weeks ago Astronomers use new instrument to discover young Jupiter-like planet  UC Santa Cruz2 weeks ago

Outside the Solar system spotted radiance

Astrology was the first to see the Aurora Borealis outside the Solar system. It was observed for brown dwarf called LSR J1835 in the constellation Lyra at the distance of 18 light years to Earth. As they say in the article published in the ...
 RIN.ru1 month ago Astronomers Spot Stunningly Bright Auroras Beyond Our Solar System  Forbes.com1 month ago Astronomers spot auroras outside our solar system  Christian Science Monitor1 month ago
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