July 25, 2012 As scientists celebrate 100 years since the discovery of cosmic rays, many mysteries remain. Cosmic rays and giant black holes at the center of galaxies may constitute a dramatic cosmic link.
June 20, 2012 What happens inside a black hole? Do the laws of Nature go haywire? A new NASA mission may shed some light into Nature's most enigmatic objects.
This artist's illustration shows what NuSTAR should look like in orbit after its 30-foot-long mast deployed.
June 13, 2012 A 700-pound NASA science satellite roared into orbit Wednesday on a mission to map high-energy features across the universe, including black holes and supernovae. The NuSTAR mission will provide scientists with unprecedented resolution for viewing X-ray objects in space.
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