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, shows the Large Magellanic Cloud galaxy in infrared light as seen by the Herschel Space Observatory, a European Space Agency-led mission with NASA contributions, and NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope. In the instruments' combined data, this nearby ... International Business Times Australia, 1 week ago
Red Orbit

First gamma-ray pulsar discovered outside the Milky Way

A gamma-ray pulsar discovered on the edge of the Tarantula Nebula in the Large Magellanic Cloud is the first celestial object of its kind ever found in a galaxy other than the Milky Way, NASA officials confirmed in a statement released earlier this ...
 Red Orbit2 weeks ago [Report] An extremely bright gamma-ray pulsar in the Large Magellanic Cloud  Bionity.com1 week ago Explore the Milky Way in the biggest photo ever taken  Christian Science Monitor1 month ago Dwarf Galaxy Surrounded By Small Streams And Debris  Science World Report3 days ago

Deathly Embrace: Two Gigantic Suns Collide With Fantastic Final Kiss

The double star system was discovered by astronomers studying the Tarantula Nebula region of the Large Magellanic Cloud, the third closest galaxy to our Milky Way. Two stars which orbit so close they are actually touching have been discovered ...
 Sputnik1 month ago
New Scientist

The Large Magellanic Cloud, if van Gogh had painted it

(Image: ESA and the Planck Collaboration) IT LOOKS like a detail in Van Gogh's famous painting Cafe Terrace at Night . But glowing in the centre of this image is the Large Magellanic Cloud one of our galaxy's nearest neighbours, a mere 160,000 ...
 New Scientist1 month ago

The hottest white dwarf in the Galaxy

Diagram of the Milky Way showing our Sun, the white dwarf, and the gas cloud relative to our neighbor galaxy, the Large Magellanic Cloud (adajcent to it the Small Magellanic Cloud). The white dwarf RX J0439.8-6809 and the gas cloud are between us ...
 PhysOrg.com3 days ago

Scientists detect stellar streams around Magellanic Clouds

Seen from the southern skies, the Large and Small Magellanic Clouds (the LMC and SMC, respectively) are bright patches in the sky. Image credit: ESO/S. Brunier (—Astronomers from the University of Cambridge, U.K., have detected a number ...
 PhysOrg.com5 days ago

Construction Begins On The Giant Magellan Telescope

You can get a great view of the stars in the Atacama Desert in Chile. There's seldom a rain cloud in the sky (it's one of the driest places on Earth), and it's far from any big cities and their accompanying light pollution and smog. That's why it's ...
 Popular Science2 weeks ago
Slate Magazine

Plumes of Magellan

"Blue" plumes in a nearby galaxy. Click to archnoidenate. Photo by ESA/Hubble & NASA; Acknowledgement: Josh Barrington Every now and again, I see a picture of an astronomical object that has me scratching my head. The image above is from ...
 Slate Magazine2 months ago

This is the First Time We've Witnessed a Planet Forming

Four and a half billion years ago, a whirling cloud of cosmic dust condensed into the lump of rock we call home. For the first time, astronomers are now watching that same planet-forming process playing out around a distant star. The star in ...
 Gizmodo1 week ago

Scientists observe cosmic dust evolve into a planet

The primordial process that turns enormous clouds of cosmic dust into newborn planets over millions of years has been observed directly for the first time. Astronomers caught sight of a planet in the making around a young star in the neighborhood ...
 Taipei Times Online1 week ago Astronomers observe for the first time how planets form out of cosmic dust and gas  NewsGrio1 week ago
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