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Artist's impression of magnetic field around an accretion disk
Twisted Magnetic Fields Give New Insights on Star Formation
December 21, 2015 at 5:05 pm | News Release

Using new images that show unprecedented detail, scientists have found that material rotating around a very young protostar probably has dragged in and twisted magnetic fields from the larger area surrounding the star.

Radar images of asteroid 1998 WT24
Asteroid Looks Even Better Second Time Around
December 17, 2015 at 9:40 pm | News Release

Radar imagery of asteroid 1998 WT24 obtained by NASA’s Goldstone Solar System Radar and the GBT.

Artist’s impression of a transitional disc around a young star
Giant Planets Carving Paths around Four Young Stars, ALMA Observations Suggest
December 16, 2015 at 11:00 am | News Release

ALMA observations find compelling evidence of planets in formation.

ACEAP logo imposed over image of various observatories in Chile.
Applications Accepted for 2016 Astronomy in Chile Educator Ambassadors Program
December 10, 2015 at 3:00 pm | News Release

Applications to become 2016 ACEAP ambassador are being accepted now.

Graphic illustrating particle acceleration in a solar flare
VLA Yields New Insights on Solar Flares
December 3, 2015 at 7:00 pm | News Release

Astronomers have made a significant step toward confirming a proposed explanation for how solar flares accelerate charged particles to speeds nearly that of light.

Artist impression of a Fast Radio Burst (FRB) reaching Earth.
‘Fast Radio Burst’ Sheds New Light on Origin of These Extreme Events
December 2, 2015 at 6:00 pm | News Release

Clues to origin of Fast Radio Burst mined from GBT data.

Artist impression of red dwarf star TVLM 513-46546.
ALMA dwarf star magnetic powerhouse
November 19, 2015 at 2:00 pm | News Release

ALMA finds cool, dim dwarf star is super magnet.

Protostar CARMA-7
Image Release: Protostar Growth Spurts
November 4, 2015 at 6:00 pm | News Release

Jets from protostar reveal episodic growth spurts. 

Asteroid 2015 TB145
Radar Images Provide Details on Halloween Asteroid
November 3, 2015 at 6:55 pm | News Release

GBT radar images reveal new details of asteroid.

Poster for White House Astronomy Night
NRAO Attends White House Astronomy Night
October 19, 2015 at 7:30 pm | News Release

NRAO and others from astronomy community attend White House Astronomy Night.

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