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NRAO’s Central Development Laboratory: Making the Invisible Visible
NRAO’s Central Development Laboratory: Making the Invisible Visible
April 11, 2020 at 6:00 pm | News Feature

The Central Development Laboratory is often hidden behind the headlines of scientific discovery, but it’s research and development creates the tools radio astronomers use every day.

Astronomers Measure Wind Speed on a Brown Dwarf
Astronomers Measure Wind Speed on a Brown Dwarf
April 9, 2020 at 2:00 pm | News Release

Using VLA and Spitzer observations, astronomers are able to determine wind speeds on a brown dwarf for the first time. They believe the technique also could be used for exoplanets.

Something is Lurking in the Heart of Quasar 3C 279
Something is Lurking in the Heart of Quasar 3C 279
April 7, 2020 at 9:09 am | News Release

The Event Horizon Telescope has observed the finest detail ever seen in a jet produced by a supermassive black hole.

NRAO Grote Reber Fellow Thankful Cromartie Receives Prestigious Einstein Fellowship
NRAO Grote Reber Fellow Thankful Cromartie Receives Prestigious Einstein Fellowship
April 2, 2020 at 9:00 am | Announcement

Thankful Cromartie, a NRAO Grote Reber doctoral fellow at the University of Virginia’s Department of Astronomy, has received an Einstein Fellowship under the prestigious NASA Hubble Fellowship Program (NHFP).

The Strange Orbits of ‘Tatooine’ Planetary Disks
The Strange Orbits of ‘Tatooine’ Planetary Disks
March 19, 2020 at 10:00 am | News Release

Astronomers using ALMA have found striking orbital geometries in protoplanetary disks around binary stars.

Latest Updates on COVID-19 Measures from NRAO, ALMA, GBO
Latest Updates on COVID-19 Measures from NRAO, ALMA, GBO
March 17, 2020 at 11:00 am | News Release

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak and school closings, the NRAO and the GBO are closing facilities in three states. ALMA science observing has been temporarily suspended.

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