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Featured Video: Measuring the Expanding Universe
Featured Video: Measuring the Expanding Universe
August 14, 2020 at 6:00 am | News Feature

Join Melissa Hoffman of the National Radio Astronomy Observatory as she explains how astronomers are using new observations to answer a cosmic mystery.

VLBA Finds Planet Orbiting Small, Cool Star
VLBA Finds Planet Orbiting Small, Cool Star
August 4, 2020 at 10:00 am | News Release

Precision measurements made with the VLBA have revealed that a small, cool star 35 light-years from Earth is orbited by a Saturn-sized planet once every 221 days.

ALMA Captures Stirred-Up Planet Factory
ALMA Captures Stirred-Up Planet Factory
August 3, 2020 at 11:00 am | News Release

Planet-forming environments can be much more complex and chaotic than previously expected. This is evidenced by a new image of the star RU Lup, made with ALMA.

ALMA Finds Possible Sign of Neutron Star in Supernova 1987A
ALMA Finds Possible Sign of Neutron Star in Supernova 1987A
July 30, 2020 at 10:00 am | News Release

Based on ALMA observations and a theoretical follow-up study, scientists suggest that a neutron star might be hiding deep inside the remains of Supernova 1987A.

AAS Names NRAO Astronomer as Fred Kavli Plenary Lecturer
AAS Names NRAO Astronomer as Fred Kavli Plenary Lecturer
July 28, 2020 at 1:40 pm | Announcement

NRAO astronomer Paul B. Demorest has been selected to give the Fred Kavli Plenary Lecture at the 237th meeting of the American Astronomical Society, to be held virtually, on 11 January 2021.

NRAO Image Contest Celebrates VLA 40th Anniversary
NRAO Image Contest Celebrates VLA 40th Anniversary
July 27, 2020 at 10:00 am | Announcement

To help celebrate the VLA’s 40th anniversary, the National Radio Astronomy is conducting an image contest, and offering cash prizes for visually compelling works that incorporate radio observational data from the VLA.

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