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Artist's conception of a pulsar and white dwarf
Gravitational Constant Appears Universally Constant, Pulsar Study Suggests
August 6, 2015 at 6:08 pm | News Release

GBT helps study gravity in distant star system. 

Artist's impression of material flowing from a companion star onto a neutron star
Neutron Stars Strike Back at Black Holes in Jet Contest
August 4, 2015 at 6:00 am | News Release

Some neutron stars may rival black holes in their ability to accelerate powerful jets of material to nearly the speed of light.

Artist conception of an aurora over the polar region of a brown dwarf.
Astronomers Discover Powerful Aurora Beyond Solar System
July 29, 2015 at 5:00 pm | News Release

Astronomers have discovered the first aurora ever seen in an object beyond our Solar System. The aurora, similar to the famous “Northern Lights” on Earth, is 10,000 times more powerful than any previously seen.

Brown Dwarf star with jets
Brown Dwarfs, Stars Share Formation Process, New Study Indicates
July 23, 2015 at 3:51 pm | News Release

Astronomers using the Very Large Array have discovered jets of material ejected by still-forming young brown dwarfs.

Labeled image showing distant galaxy BDF 3299 and a vast cloud of material, detected by ALMA, that is in the process of assembling the very young galaxy.
ALMA Detects Star-Forming Clouds in Normal Galaxy in Early Universe
July 22, 2015 at 1:00 pm | News Release

Astronomers using ALMA detected the most distance star-forming clouds in normal galaxies in the early Universe. 

Green Bank Telescope
Green Bank Telescope Joins ‘Breakthrough Listen’
July 20, 2015 at 11:30 am | News Release

GBT receives funding to join search for intelligent life in Universe.

Animation of radar images of asteroid 2015 HM10
Image Release: Radar Observations Shine New Light on Near-Earth Asteroid
July 14, 2015 at 1:00 pm | News Release

Summer school astronomers image near-Earth asteroid.

The ALMA data for four galaxies is show in relation to objects in the COSMOS field taken with the Hubble Space Telescope.
ALMA Detects First Traces of Carbon ‘Smog’ Permeating Atmospheres of Early Galaxies
June 24, 2015 at 5:00 pm | News Release

ALMA detected ionized carbon in bevy of early galaxies.

IC 342
Magnetic-Field Discovery Gives Clues to Galaxy Formation Processes
June 18, 2015 at 2:00 pm | News Release

Astronomers making a detailed, multi-telescope study of a nearby galaxy have discovered a magnetic field coiled around the galaxy’s main spiral arm.

Barred spiral galaxy NGC 1097
ALMA Weighs Supermassive Black Hole at Center of Distant Spiral Galaxy
June 18, 2015 at 9:00 am | News Release

ALMA weighs black hole at the center of NGC 1097.

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