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Feb 21, 2019
Oldest, coldest known white dwarf with many rings discovered by citizen scientistThe newfound star is challenging scientists' assumptions about how planetary systems evolve.
Jan 10, 2019
NASA's Hubble Space Telescope's premier camera shuts down due to hardware issuesHubble's 3 other science instruments are still working fine, with celestial observations continuing.
Apr 05, 2018
Astronomers use the Hubble Telescope to precisely measure distance of an Ancient Globular Star ClusterThis stellar assembly, a globular star cluster called "NGC 6397", is one of the closest such clusters to Earth.
Jun 08, 2017
NASA researchers measure mass of star using Einstein's Theory of RelativityAn international team of astronomers has used the Hubble space telescope to measure the mass of a star by employing Albert Einstein's Theory of Relativity.
Mar 04, 2016
Scaling new heights in astronomy: NASA discovers snowcapped mountains in PlutoCthulhu Regio stretches nearly halfway around Pluto's equator, starting from the west of the great nitrogen ice plains known as Sputnik Planum.