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Friday, March 6, 2015

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Image - Planet Reared by Four Parent Stars

Planet 'Reared' by Four Parent Stars

Growing up as a planet with more than one parent star has its challenges. Though the planets in our solar system circle just one star -- our sun -- other more distant planets, called exoplanets, can be reared in families with two or more stars. Researchers wanting to know more about the complex influences of multiple stars on planets have come up with two new case studi...
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Image - NASAs Chandra Observatory Finds Cosmic Showers Halt Galaxy Growth

NASA's Chandra Observatory Finds Cosmic Showers Halt Galaxy ...

Using NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory, astronomers have found that the growth of galaxies containing supermassive black holes can be slowed down by a phenomenon referred to as cosmic precipitation. Cosmic precipitation is not a weather event, as we commonly associate the word -- rain, sleet, or snow. Rather, it is a mechanism that allows hot gas to produce sh...
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