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Nicknamed the Teacup because of its shape this quasar is causing a

Nicknamed the Teacup because of its shape this quasar is causing a


The 'Teacup' quasar is causing an ongoing storm. The 'handle' is

A Quick Look at the Teacup

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Space Storm In Teacup, Caused By A Quasar, Captured By NASA's Chandra

These Hubble images reveal a set of greenish, looping, spiral, and braided shapes

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Gigantic Black Hole 12 Billion Times More Massive Than Our Sun

The stars of IGR J17062–6143, illustrated here, circle each other every 38 minutes, the fastest-known orbit for a binary system containing an accreting ...

Hidden in one of the darkest corners of the Orion constellation, this Cosmic Bat is spreading its hazy wings through interstellar space two thousand ...

Hubble Spies Curious Galaxy moving A Little Closer

Light from one of the most distant quasars known, powered by a supermassive black hole lying 13.05 billion light-years away from Earth.

Quasars, Primeval Sound Waves Help Astronomers Make Largest Map of the Universe Yet

HST WFC3 FR716N image of the “Teacup” containing the Hα+[NII] lines. Credit: Martin et al., 2017.

Continuum-subtracted spectrum of the CO(3−2) emission line in PDS 456, extracted from a circular region of 1 arcsec radius. Panel (a) shows the integrated ...

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Hubble Captures Mysterious 'Quasar Ghosts'

BAL quasar, side view

NASA has released a composite image of a cosmic "teacup" a billion light-years away from Earth. Pictured: Bright flares are visible near the event horizon ...

NASA: Neutron stars form when a massive star explodes as a supernova and the core of the star collapses onto itself. Under certain conditions, these ...

Seek out 3C 273, the brightest optical quasar, in the spring sky

Hubble Reveals Amazing New View of the Southern Crab Nebula

The top seven rows show the 83 newly discovered quasars while the bottom two rows represent 17 previously known quasars in the survey area.

Quasar 3C 273 looks exactly like a star (left) because it's so brilliant it outshines its host galaxy. Only when a special mask is used to block its light ...

For the first time, scientists have been able to sneak a peek inside the brightest

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In this large celestial mosaic taken by NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope, there's a lot to see, including multiple clusters of stars born from the same dense ...

Figure 15: Dark energy, a proposed force or energy that permeates all space and accelerates the Universe's expansion, may vary over time.

An artist's impression of a quasar. A supermassive black hole sits at the center, and the gravitational energy of material accreting onto it is released as ...

Artist's rendering of a distant quasar powered by a black hole. Material in the spinning disk around the hole is heated and radiates light before it falls ...


HST WFC3 F763M continuum image. We show again the striking dimensions of the giant gaseous

Hubble Telescope Image of the Week – Crowded Cluster

A Hubble image of the galaxy cluster Abell S1063. Astronomers using the Chandra X-


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Distant quasar exposes a hungry galaxy's snacking habits

Cygnus A. Credit: X-ray: NASA/CXC/Columbia Univ./A. Johnson et al.; Optical: NASA/STScI

Distant and ancient

Apparent magnitude of 7.47, lying 28,700 light years from Earth. Oblate appearance may not accurately reflect the cluster's shape because of intervening ...

SDSS 1430+13, Teacup Galaxy ...

This Hubble image stars Messier 90, a beautiful spiral galaxy located roughly 60 million light-years from the Milky Way in the constellation of Virgo (the ...

HiRISE Views Landslides in Mars' Cerberus Fossae

13-billion-year-old quasar is spotted by astronomers which is brighter than 600 TRILLION suns | Daily Mail Online

Figure 19: This artist's illustration depicts one of these comparatively calm, older Sun-like stars with a planet in orbit around it.

'Goblin green' quasar ghosts caught on camera | News | hoosiertimes.com

Can you image being on a planet in either one of these colliding galaxies? One day in the very far future this might be a good analogy of our merging with ...


... sculpt gas with powerful outflows this hubble space telescope view shows one of the most dynamic and intricately detailed star-forming regions in space, ...

Random sample of 18 gri composite images of galaxies in the BAT AGN sample taken at

Enigmatic Quasar Ghosts

a star in the sky: NASA says that Chandra X-ray detector show a

Students Observe a Quasar in Six Separate Light Reflections

Image Credit: NASA, ESA, and A. Feild (STScI)

Fading of the AGN. Log of bolometric luminosity for the ionized gas at different locations

Figure 18: A distant cosmic relative to the first source that astronomers detected in both gravitational waves and light may have been discovered, ...


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... These Hubble Space Telescope images reveal a set of bizarre, greenish looping, spiral,


BAL quasar, top view

'Goblin green' quasar ghosts caught on camera | News | hoosiertimes.com

Why the moon's south pole may be the hottest destination in space

Storm In A Cosmic Teacup

When it eventually grows to the point where it can no longer support its own weight, the star likely will collapse ...

Record-Breaking Black Hole Outburst Detected

'Goblin green' quasar ghosts caught on camera | News | aberdeennews.com

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Minkowski's Object

Un gruppo di astronomi ha recentemente scoperto 83 quasar lontanissimi, alimentati da buchi neri supermassicci

An image of supernova explosion AT2018cow and its host galaxy, CGCG 137-068, which is located some 200 million light years away. The image was obtained on ...

95 Million-Year-Old Species Has Scientists Rethinking The Definition Of A Crab

Red Nuggets Show Glimpse Into How Supermassive Black Holes Grow So Big

This 1944 view of Saturn as seen from its largest moon, Titan, is one of Chesley Bonestell's most famous paintings. The artist used his knowledge of ...

The left side shows the wide-field view to help you get oriented. The right is a detailed map. North is up. Click for a large version you can save and print ...

A New View of Exoplanets With NASA's Upcoming Webb Telescope

Slide 1 of 87: In this image made from video provided by NASA, Expedition

Quasars in Interacting Galaxies

Are Pluto and Eris Twins?

The fantastic luminosity of the distant quasar is equivalent to 600-trillion suns and was

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NASA uncovers a 19-year fraud that caused failed missions

A Quick Look at Kes 75

Observations of a fast-growing white dwarf suggest an alternative explanation for what triggers X-ray outbursts ...

Figure 38: This picture showcases a gravitational lensing system called SDSS J0928+2031. Quite a few images of this type of lensing have been featured as ...

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What is a quasar? Quasar is a type of supermassive black hole. With the