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Dying stars’ cocoons may cause brightest known optical phenomenon

Dying stars’ cocoons may cause brightest known optical phenomenon

CIERA astrophysicists present a bold new explanation of fast blue optical transients' origins.

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High Schooler places first in national research competition

High Schooler places first in national research competition

Christine Ye has been researching masses and spins of neutron stars and black holes with Postdoctoral Fellow Maya Fishbach.

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Social Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion at CIERA

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