|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
A Chandra image release was issued on May 14 describing a magnetar near the Milky Way's supermassive black hole that is exhibiting some unusual behavior. [more]
SGR 1745-2900 [05/14/2015]
A magnetar as close as about 2 trillion miles to the Milky Way’s supermassive black hole.
Take Chandra anywhere! Just download Chandra Podcasts to your portable MP3 player and go. Now playing: Chandra Sketches: Chandra Explained
G299.2-2.9: A supernova remnant in the Milky Way about 16,000 light years from Earth. Download Desktop.