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Massive Primordial Galaxies Found Swimming in Vast Ocean of Dark Matter
Massive Primordial Galaxies Found Swimming in Vast Ocean of Dark Matter
December 6, 2017 at 1:00 pm | News Release

New ALMA observations push back the epoch of massive-galaxy formation even further by identifying two giant galaxies seen when the universe was only 780 million years old, or about 5 percent its current age.

ALMA Discovers Infant Stars Surprisingly Near Galaxy’s Supermassive Black Hole
ALMA Discovers Infant Stars Surprisingly Near Galaxy’s Supermassive Black Hole
November 28, 2017 at 11:00 am | News Release

ALMA discovers remarkably early signs of low-mass star formation near the supermassive black hole at the center the Milky Way.

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New Book Highlights Early Radio Astronomy Pioneers
November 21, 2017 at 11:12 am | Announcement

New book tells the stories of four radio-astronomy pioneers who paved the way for today’s advanced observatories and also for some technologies that transformed our daily lives.

NRAO Scientist/Engineer Noroozian Honored with NASA Roman Technology Fellowship in Astrophysics
NRAO Scientist/Engineer Noroozian Honored with NASA Roman Technology Fellowship in Astrophysics
November 13, 2017 at 2:46 pm | Announcement

Dr. Ir. Omid Noroozian, an associate scientist and senior research engineer with NRAO’s Central Development Laboratory, was honored with NASA’s prestigious Nancy Grace Roman Technology Fellowship in Astrophysics. 

Duo of Titanic Galaxies Captured in Extreme Starbursting Merger
Duo of Titanic Galaxies Captured in Extreme Starbursting Merger
November 13, 2017 at 11:00 am | News Release

Astronomers using ALMA have discovered two rarely seen, distant galaxies spiraling in toward each other.

SKA Organisation and NRAO team up to develop next-generation astronomy data reduction software
SKA Organisation and NRAO team up to develop next-generation astronomy data reduction software
November 9, 2017 at 10:08 am | Announcement

The SKA Organisation and NRAO have signed an MoU for the design and development of new data models to address the data processing requirements of their next-generation telescopes.

Galaxy cluster collision
IMAGE RELEASE: Shocking Results of Galaxy-Cluster Collisions
November 7, 2017 at 11:49 am | News Release

A giant collision of galaxy clusters has produced a spectacular panorama of shocks and energy produced by the violent encounters.

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