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Faculty Position in Astronomy & Astrophysics at Northwestern

Faculty Position in Astronomy & Astrophysics at Northwestern

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String of Stars in Milky Way are Related

String of Stars in Milky Way are Related

Theia 456's nearly 500 stars were born at the same time

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Social Justice Initiative

Diversity and Inclusion at CIERA

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Birth of a Magnetar

Birth of a Magnetar

Massive collision of two neutron stars creates brightest kilonova ever observed

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CIERA Board of Visitors Research Professorship

CIERA Board of Visitors Research Professorship

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