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2020 Jansky Lectureship Awarded to Cornell University Professor Martha P. Haynes
2020 Jansky Lectureship Awarded to Cornell University Professor Martha P. Haynes
Embargoed for release on July 6, 2020 at 6:00 am | News Release

AUI and the NRAO have awarded the 2020 Karl G. Jansky Lectureship to Dr. Martha P. Haynes, Goldwin Smith Professor of Astronomy at Cornell University.

Image Release: Stellar Fireworks Celebrate Birth of Giant Cluster
Image Release: Stellar Fireworks Celebrate Birth of Giant Cluster
Embargoed for release on July 2, 2020 at 7:00 am | News Release

Astronomers created a stunning mosaic of ALMA and Hubble images, showing celestial fireworks in star cluster G286.21+0.17.

NRAO Science Continues Despite the Virus
NRAO Science Continues Despite the Virus
June 24, 2020 at 12:00 pm | News Feature

Something done routinely for decades — move VLA antennas into a new configuration — suddenly became challenging because of COVID-19. With careful planning and a lot of teamwork, the NRAO staff got the job done to keep the scientific research going.

Five Jansky Fellows Look to the Future of Radio Astronomy
Five Jansky Fellows Look to the Future of Radio Astronomy
June 22, 2020 at 9:00 am | News Feature

A central mission of the NRAO is to nurture and inspire the next generation of radio astronomers. One way NRAO does this is through the Jansky Fellowship Program.

Supergiant Atmosphere of Antares Revealed by Radio Telescopes
Supergiant Atmosphere of Antares Revealed by Radio Telescopes
June 16, 2020 at 8:00 am | News Release

An international team of astronomers has created the most detailed map yet of the atmosphere of the red supergiant star Antares.

New Distance Measurements Bolster Challenge to Basic Model of Universe
New Distance Measurements Bolster Challenge to Basic Model of Universe
Embargoed for release on June 11, 2020 at 4:00 am | News Release

A cosmic measurement technique independent of all others adds strong evidence pointing to a problem with the current theoretical model describing the composition and evolution of the Universe.

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