|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
Loads for a replanned schedule were uplinked on Mar 10 with 82.7 ks of science loss. Observations of The Coma Cluster and Markarian 421 were impacted by the interruption and will be rescheduled. [more]
47 Tucanae [03/13/2017]
A binary system in 47 Tucanae, a globular cluster located about 14,800 light years from Earth.
Take Chandra anywhere! Just download Chandra Podcasts to your portable MP3 player and go. Now playing: A Tour of X9 in 47 Tucanae
G299.2-2.9: A supernova remnant in the Milky Way about 16,000 light years from Earth. Download Desktop.