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51 Pegasi b Fellowship at Northwestern

51 Pegasi b Fellowship at Northwestern

Applications due October 4

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Astronomer Evenings at Dearborn Observatory

Astronomer Evenings at Dearborn Observatory

July 26 @ 9PM

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Jillian Rastinejad awarded Northwestern Presidential Fellowship

Jillian Rastinejad awarded Northwestern Presidential Fellowship

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Dense, swirling winds help supermassive black holes grow

Dense, swirling winds help supermassive black holes grow

Newly uncovered process is similar to how stars and planets are born

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Sun’s magnetic field originates surprisingly close to the surface

Sun’s magnetic field originates surprisingly close to the surface

New finding addresses a 400-year-old mystery, once explored by Galileo

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Brightest gamma-ray burst of all time came from the collapse of a massive star

Brightest gamma-ray burst of all time came from the collapse of a massive star

JWST observations show no sign of heavy elements

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Oct 24, 2024
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Oct 31, 2024
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