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Detectan colisión galáctica desde Gemini Norte

Una nueva imagen capturada por el telescopio Gemini Norte, en Hawai‘i, registra un par de galaxias espirales chocando entre sí y comenzando un proceso de fusión a 60 millones de años luz de distancia. Se trata de NGC 4568 y de NGC 4567, dos...
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Colliding Galaxies Dazzle in Gemini North Image

An evocative new image captured by the Gemini North telescope in Hawai‘i reveals a pair of interacting spiral galaxies — NGC 4568 and NGC 4567 — as they begin to clash and merge. These galaxies are entangled by their mutual gravitational field...
9-Aug-2022 2:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Gemini Telescopes Help Uncover Origins of Castaway Gamma-Ray Bursts

A number of mysterious gamma-ray bursts appear as lonely flashes of intense energy far from any obvious galactic home, raising questions about their true origins and distances. Using data from some of the most powerful telescopes on Earth and in...
26-Jul-2022 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Telescopios Gemini colaboran con descubrimiento sobre origen de los estallidos de rayos gamma

Una serie de misteriosos estallidos de rayos gamma se produjeron aparentemente como solitarios destellos de intensa energía, lejos de cualquier galaxia, lo que generó dudas sobre sus procedencias y distancias. Sin embargo, los astrónomos hallaron...
26-Jul-2022 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Gemini’s GHOST Captures Exquisite First Light Observations of a Bright, Chemically Rich Star

Gemini South, one of the world’s most productive and powerful optical-infrared telescopes, received a major capability boost with the successful installation of a new high-resolution spectrograph called GHOST constructed by an international...
20-Jul-2022 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Nuevo instrumento astronómico captura detalles sin precedentes de una estrella rica en químicos

Gemini Sur, uno de los telescopios ópticos-infrarrojos más poderosos y productivos del mundo recibió una importante actualización con la instalación exitosa de un nuevo espectrógrafo de alta resolución llamado GHOST, el cual fue construido...
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NSF’s NOIRLab Launches “Teen Astronomy Café — To Go!”

NSF's NOIRLab’s Teen Astronomy Café educational program is proud to present its newest initiative: Teen Astronomy Café — To Go! This online, free program provides complete digital education packages, aligned with the Next Generation Science...
14-Jul-2022 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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NOIRLab lanza el “Teen Astronomy Café — Para llevar!”

El programa educacional Teen Astronomy Café de NOIRLab de NSF está orgulloso de presentar su nueva iniciativa: Teen Astronomy Café — Para llevar! Este programa gratuito en línea provee paquetes de educación digital completos que están...
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