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NuSTAR Reveals How Stars Explode

NASA’s Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array untangles the mysteries of what happens to stars when they explode. One of the biggest mysteries in astronomy, how stars…










Hubble Image of Galaxy NGC 3079

First released in 1999, this Hubble image of the day shows Galaxy NGC 3079, which located 50 million light-years from Earth. A lumpy bubble of…



New Colorized Images of Vesta

New colorized images reveal geological structures on the surface of Vesta in unprecedented detail. Some beauty is revealed only at a second glance. When viewed…