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Prof. Philip Diamond and Tony Beasley
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.

VLA image of GW170817
Radio “Eyes” Unlocking Secrets of Neutron-Star Collision
October 16, 2017 at 10:00 am | News Release

The VLA made the first detection of radio waves coming from the neutron-star collision that generated a ripple of gravitational waves. Radio telescopes will continue to reveal new facts about this phenomenon in the coming months.

Canadian Data Center Will Augment VLASS Science
October 13, 2017 at 10:08 am | Announcement

Astronomers from a Canadian consortium will develop a data center to perform advanced processing of VLA Sky Survey data to augment its scientific value.

Milky Way illustration.
VLBA Measurement Promises Complete Picture of Milky Way
October 12, 2017 at 2:00 pm | News Release

A new record for directly measuring distances within our home Galaxy gives astronomers the ability to finally produce an accurate map of the whole extent of the Milky Way.

Astronomers Discover Traces of Methyl Chloride around Infant Stars and Nearby Comet
Astronomers Discover Traces of Methyl Chloride around Infant Stars and Nearby Comet
October 2, 2017 at 11:00 am | News Release

ALMA and the Rosetta spacecraft have each detected methyl chloride in space. This intriguing molecule may have interesting astrobiology implications.

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