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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.

Aerial shot over the 27 telescopes of the Very Large Array.
Observatory Cancels Group Tours of Very Large Array and ALMA Public Visits
March 6, 2020 at 3:15 pm | Announcement

In order to reduce the risk of possible exposure to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), all group tours of the VLA are cancelled. Visitors will be able to access the visitor center, the outdoor walking tour, and the gift shop.

Raytheon and the National Science Foundation radio astronomy facilities to detect dusty asteroids in space
Raytheon and the National Science Foundation radio astronomy facilities to detect dusty asteroids in space
March 3, 2020 at 8:00 am | Announcement

Raytheon Company, the National Radio Astronomy Observatory and the Green Bank Observatory entered a cooperative research and development agreement.

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