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Scientists Observe Gas Re-accretion in Dying Galaxies for the First Time

A new study from scientists using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) suggests that previously displaced gases can re-accrete onto galaxies, potentially slowing down the process of galaxy death caused by ram pressure stripping,...
29-Jul-2021 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Científicos observan por primera vez reacreción de gas en galaxias moribundas

Un nuevo estudio realizado con datos del Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) postula que nubes de gas previamente desplazadas pueden volver a acumularse y formar nuevas galaxias mediante acreción, ralentizando de esa forma el...
29-Jul-2021 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Study Reveals Previously Unseen Star Formation in Milky Way

A new survey of our home galaxy, the Milky Way, combines the capabilities of the Very Large Array and the Effelsberg telescope in Germany to provide astronomers with valuable new insights into how stars much more massive than the Sun are formed.
22-Jul-2021 4:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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1-Jul-2021 11:40 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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AUI and NRAO Establish NAC Bridge Scholarship Award

AUI and NRAO have established the National Astronomy Consortium (NAC) Bridge Scholarship Award program to assist and recognize NAC alums on their achievements as they enter graduate school.
30-Jun-2021 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Mind the Gap: Scientists Use Stellar Mass to Link Exoplanets to Planet-Forming Disks

Data from 500 young stars observed with the Atacama Large Millimeter/submilliter Array (ALMA) is giving scientists a window back through time, allowing them to predict what exoplanetary systems looked like through each stage of their formation. And...
22-Jun-2021 12:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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No olviden el surco: científicos usan masa estelar para establecer vínculo entre exoplanetas y discos protoplanetarios

A partir de los datos de más de 500 estrellas jóvenes observadas con el Atacama Large Millimeter/Submillimeter Array (ALMA), los científicos descubrieron un vínculo directo entre las estructuras de los discos protoplanetarios (los discos que...
22-Jun-2021 12:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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2021 Jansky Lectureship Awarded to Mexican Astronomer

The 2021 Jansky Lectureship has been awarded to Professor Luis F. Rodriguez of the National University of Mexico, in recognition of his accomplishments as a scientist, an educator, a popularizer of astronomy and a mentor.
21-Jun-2021 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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