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The image shows barred spiral galaxy NGC 4535.(Instagram/@nasahubble)

Here’s what colours of this barred spiral galaxy say about its star population

By Sanya Budhiraja
PUBLISHED ON JAN 23, 2021 12:22 PM IST
“NGC 4535 is located about 50 million light-years away in the constellation Virgo,” reads a bit of the caption shared alongside the post.
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The image shows Abell 370, a huge cluster of galaxies.(Instagram/@nasahubble)
The image shows Abell 370, a huge cluster of galaxies.(Instagram/@nasahubble)

NASA shares pic of huge cluster of galaxies. Guess how far it is from Earth

By Sanya Budhiraja
PUBLISHED ON JAN 20, 2021 12:07 AM IST
“So cool,” read one comment under the share.
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The image shows NGC 613.(Instagram/@nasahubble)
The image shows NGC 613.(Instagram/@nasahubble)

NASA shares picture of a barred spiral galaxy. Seen it yet?

By Sanya Budhiraja
PUBLISHED ON JAN 16, 2021 10:24 AM IST
“About two-thirds of galaxies, including our own Milky Way Galaxy, contain bars,” reads a bit of the caption shared alongside the image.
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The image shows NGC 6946.(Instagram/@nasahubble)
The image shows NGC 6946.(Instagram/@nasahubble)

NASA shares fascinating picture of ‘Fireworks Galaxy’. Seen it yet?

By Sanya Budhiraja
PUBLISHED ON JAN 09, 2021 09:02 PM IST
“So pretty,” read one comment under the post.
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The exoplanet is very far from its two host stars, over 730 times the distance of the Earth from the Sun. One trip around its suns takes 15,000 years.(File Photo (Representative Image))
The exoplanet is very far from its two host stars, over 730 times the distance of the Earth from the Sun. One trip around its suns takes 15,000 years.(File Photo (Representative Image))

Astronomers discover exoplanet that behaves like long theorized Planet Nine

By hindustantimes.com| Edited by Nilavro Ghosh | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 12, 2020 05:30 PM IST
The exoplanet called HD106906 b occupies an unlikely orbit around a double star 336 light-years away. It was first discovered in 2013 with the Magellan Telescopes at the Las Campanas Observatory in Chile’s Atacama Desert.
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The image shows the crab nebula.(Instagram/@nasahubble)
The image shows the crab nebula.(Instagram/@nasahubble)

Space music: NASA shares sonification video of the Crab Nebula. It’s amazing

By Trisha Sengupta | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 10, 2020 09:31 AM IST
Shared on the official Instagram account for NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope, the video shows sonification of the Crab Nebula.
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The image was shared along with the post by NASA Hubble telescope.(Instagram/@nasahubble)
The image was shared along with the post by NASA Hubble telescope.(Instagram/@nasahubble)

Where’s dark matter? NASA’s post is about the scaffolding of our universe

By Sanya Budhiraja | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 02, 2020 09:06 AM IST
The starry image is beautiful to look at in itself, but it is the text shared alongside the photograph that may pique your interest.
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This image was shared on the official Instagram account of NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope on November 17.(Instagram/@nasahubble)
This image was shared on the official Instagram account of NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope on November 17.(Instagram/@nasahubble)

Galaxy M106 has a rather unusual set of spiral arms. Check it out

By Sanya Budhiraja | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON NOV 18, 2020 08:27 AM IST
“So stunning,” read one comment under the post.
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The image shows galaxy LRG-3-817.(Instagram/@nasahubble)
The image shows galaxy LRG-3-817.(Instagram/@nasahubble)

NASA shares picture of ‘gravitational lensing’. It is intriguing

By Sanya Budhiraja | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON NOV 14, 2020 11:02 AM IST
“Fascinating,” read one comment under the post.
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The image shows Comet ISON.(Instagram/@nasahubble)
The image shows Comet ISON.(Instagram/@nasahubble)

Time-lapse video shows Comet ISON travelling through space. Seen it yet?

By Sanya Budhiraja | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON NOV 11, 2020 08:38 AM IST
Comet ISON was hurtling toward the Sun at 48,000 miles per hour in 2013. Watch the video to find out what happened to it.
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On the special occasion of Halloween, which was celebrated on October 31, NASA shared such a video which captures the “sound” made by “interacting galaxies.”(Instagram/@nasahubble)
On the special occasion of Halloween, which was celebrated on October 31, NASA shared such a video which captures the “sound” made by “interacting galaxies.”(Instagram/@nasahubble)

‘Sound’ created by ‘interacting galaxies’ may send shivers down your spine. Watch

By Trisha Sengupta | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON NOV 02, 2020 08:30 AM IST
“That is so cool but so creepy,” commented an individual.
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NASA’s space telescope gives a taste of dreaminess in latest picture(Instagram/nasa)
NASA’s space telescope gives a taste of dreaminess in latest picture(Instagram/nasa)

Pocketful of stars: NASA’s space telescope gives a taste of dreaminess in latest picture

By Zarafshan Shiraz | Hindustan Times, Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 12, 2020 12:02 PM IST
NASA’s latest picture from Hubble Space Telescope promises a feeling of refreshing tranquility and that is all the escapism we need this weekend
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This new Saturn image was taken during summer in the planet’s northern hemisphere.(Twitter/@NASAHubble)
This new Saturn image was taken during summer in the planet’s northern hemisphere.(Twitter/@NASAHubble)

NASA’s summertime on Saturn image amazes people

By Asian News International | Posted By: Trisha Sengupta | Baltimore
PUBLISHED ON JUL 24, 2020 10:28 AM IST
“Amazing,” wrote a Twitter user while commenting on the post.
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Image of galaxy NGC 2775 which was recently spotted by Hubble Space Telescope.(ESA/Hubble & NASA, J. Lee and the PHANGS-HST Team ; Acknowledgment: Judy Schmidt (Geckzilla))
Image of galaxy NGC 2775 which was recently spotted by Hubble Space Telescope.(ESA/Hubble & NASA, J. Lee and the PHANGS-HST Team ; Acknowledgment: Judy Schmidt (Geckzilla))

NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope discovers ‘feathered spiral’ galaxy 67 mn light years away

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Anubha Rohatgi | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 07, 2020 05:16 PM IST
Classified as a “floucculent” (or fluffy-looking) spiral galaxy, the spiral arms indicate that the galaxy hasn’t formed any stars for a while.
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The images of Jupiter obtained from Gemini North Telescope ‘rival the view from space’, according to lead researcher Michael Wong.(Photo Credit: International Gemini Observatory / NOIR Lab / NSF/ Aura MH Wong (UC Berkeley))
The images of Jupiter obtained from Gemini North Telescope ‘rival the view from space’, according to lead researcher Michael Wong.(Photo Credit: International Gemini Observatory / NOIR Lab / NSF/ Aura MH Wong (UC Berkeley))

Astronomers get ‘lucky’, obtain some of the sharpest-ever images of Jupiter

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Anubha Rohatgi | New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 09, 2020 04:03 PM IST
Michael Wong, the lead researcher, said that the Gemini data were critical because they allowed us to probe deeply into Jupiter’s clouds on a regular schedule.
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The presence of the black hole disc in such a low-luminosity active galaxy has astronomers surprised.(www.nasa.gov)
The presence of the black hole disc in such a low-luminosity active galaxy has astronomers surprised.(www.nasa.gov)

Hubble telescope finds mysterious disc near black hole

By Indo Asian News Service | Washington
PUBLISHED ON JUL 12, 2019 03:44 PM IST
Black holes in certain types of galaxies such as NGC 3147 are considered to be starving as there is insufficient gravitationally captured material to feed them regularly.
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Seventeen years ago, astronomers had witnessed a supernova go off 40 million light-years away in the galaxy called NGC 7424, located in the southern constellation Grus, the Crane.
Seventeen years ago, astronomers had witnessed a supernova go off 40 million light-years away in the galaxy called NGC 7424, located in the southern constellation Grus, the Crane.

NASA’s Hubble captured first image of surviving companion to supernova

By Indo Asian News Service | Indo Asian News Service, Washington
UPDATED ON APR 27, 2018 11:33 AM IST
It is a compelling evidence that some supernovas originate in double-star systems.
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NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope image of a blue supergiant star the Icarus, the farthest individual star ever seen, is shown in this image released April 2, 2018. The panels at the right show the view in 2011, without Icarus visible, compared with the star's brightening in 2016.(Courtesy NASA, ESA, and P. Kelly/University of Minnesota/HANDOUT via REUTERS)
NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope image of a blue supergiant star the Icarus, the farthest individual star ever seen, is shown in this image released April 2, 2018. The panels at the right show the view in 2011, without Icarus visible, compared with the star's brightening in 2016.(Courtesy NASA, ESA, and P. Kelly/University of Minnesota/HANDOUT via REUTERS)

Most distant star ever detected sits halfway across the universe

By Reuters | Reuters, Washington
UPDATED ON APR 03, 2018 09:53 AM IST
The star, located in a distant spiral galaxy, is at least 100 times further away than any other star previously observed.
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