|Where Are They Now? Steve Hawley
Steve Hawley was the flight engineer on the STS-93 Columbia mission that carried Chandra into space in 1999.
At a recent symposium celebrating 15 years of Chandra Science, Steve sat down over breakfast to talk about his illustrious career so far, and plans for the future.Full Story
Preparations were completed for the summer 2016 eclipse season; the season contains ten eclipses and runs from Jun 28 to Jul 22. [more]
VLA J2130+12 [06/27/2016]
A binary system containing a quiescent black hole about 7,200 light years from Earth.
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G299.2-2.9: A supernova remnant in the Milky Way about 16,000 light years from Earth. Download Desktop.