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Examples of data visualization.
Astronomers Making Powerful Visualization Tools Easier to Use
June 7, 2017 at 11:15 am | News Release

Researchers are developing techniques that make it easier for scientists to produce high-quality visualizations of massive amounts of data.

ALMA Returns to Boomerang Nebula
ALMA Returns to Boomerang Nebula
June 5, 2017 at 11:00 am | News Release

The Boomerang Nebula — the so-called “coldest place in the universe — may get its frigid nature from a companion star supercharging a rapidly expanding outflow of gas.

Artist's conception of two supermassive black holes in galaxy Cygnus A.
VLA Reveals New Object Near Supermassive Black Hole in Famous Galaxy
May 23, 2017 at 1:21 pm | News Release

Astronomers were surprised when the VLA revealed that a bright new object has appeared near the core of a famous galaxy. They think it’s a second supermassive black hole, indicating that the galaxy has merged with another in the past.

ALMA Eyes Icy Ring around Young Planetary System
ALMA Eyes Icy Ring around Young Planetary System
May 18, 2017 at 11:00 am | News Release

ALMA has made the first complete millimeter-wavelength image of the ring of dusty debris surrounding the young star Fomalhaut.

Multiwavelength image of the Crab Nebula.
IMAGE RELEASE: A New Look at the Crab Nebula
May 10, 2017 at 1:00 pm | News Release

Astronomers produced a dramatic new image of the famous Crab Nebula by combining data from five different telescopes spanning the breadth of the electromagnetic spectrum.

Illustration of a dwarf planet with stars and the Sun in the background.
ALMA Investigates ‘DeeDee,’ a Distant, Dim Member of Our Solar System
April 12, 2017 at 11:00 am | News Release

Far beyond Pluto is a recently discovered cold, icy body that astronomers call “DeeDee.” New ALMA observations reveal that it has “the right stuff” to be considered a dwarf planet.

Image Release: ALMA Captures Explosive Star Birth
Image Release: ALMA Captures Explosive Star Birth
April 7, 2017 at 9:00 am | News Release

Star birth can be a violent and explosive event, as dramatically illustrated in new ALMA images.

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