Galaxy NGC 4214: A star formation laboratory


Related images(click to enlarge) Size isn’t everything… in astronomy, at least. Dwarf galaxy NGC 4214 may be small, but what it lacks in size it makes up for in content. It is packed with everything…

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Astronomer Bennett’s team discovers new class of planets


University of Notre Dame astronomer David Bennett is co-author of a new paper describing the discovery of a new class of planets — dark, isolated Jupiter-mass bodies floating alone in space, far from any host…

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