The Beautiful Universe: Chandra in HD

High definition views of Chandra's exciting science

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 2m. Bisher sind 712 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint täglich

A Tour of Chandra Data Tests "Theory of Everything"

Astronomers using NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory have made one of the first experimental tests of string theory, a set of models intended to tie together all known forces, particles, and interactions.


 2020-03-19  n/a

A Tour of the Biggest Explosion Ever Seen in the Universe

Astronomers have discovered the biggest explosion seen in the Universe in a galaxy cluster 390 million light years away.


 2020-02-27  n/a

A Tour of a Cosmic Jekyll and Hyde

Astronomers have spotted a double star system is flip-flopping between two alter egos using NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory and other telescopes.


 2020-02-20  n/a

A Tour of 3D Visualizations

These six visualizations represent work to explore rich datasets from powerful telescopes, like Chandra, by developing three-dimensional simulations.


 2020-01-29  n/a

A Tour of the Black Hole Jet in M87

Astronomers have shown that the famous black hole in Messier 87 is propelling particles faster than 99% of the speed of light using NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory.


 2020-01-06  n/a

A Tour of the Crab Nebula 3D Visualization

Astronomers and visualization specialists from NASA's Universe of Learning program have combined X-ray, visible, and infrared wavelengths to create a 3D representation of the dynamic Crab Nebula.


 2020-01-05  n/a

A Tour of Galaxy Gathering Brings Warmth

Two groups of galaxies located about 380 million light years from Earth are slamming into each other at about 4 million miles per hour.


 2019-12-17  n/a

A Tour of a Positive Feedback Black Hole

Astronomers have uncovered a black hole that may have sparked the birth of stars over a phenomenal distance of more than a million light years and across multiple galaxies.


 2019-11-26  2m

A Tour of the Phoenix Cluster

Scientists have found stars forming at a furious rate in the Phoenix galaxy cluster. The supermassive black hole in the center of galaxy clusters usually stifles star formation, but the one in Phoenix is not.


 2019-11-18  3m

A Tour of a Collision Between Four Galaxy Clusters in Abell 1758

When two pairs of galaxy clusters collide, the result is not four separate objects, but one giant galaxy cluster.


 2019-10-24  2m