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|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
Chandra passed through the 6th and 7th eclipses of the season on Jan 22 and 25 respectively. [more]
SDSS J1531+3414 [02/21/2024]
A galaxy cluster about 3.8 billion light years from Earth where two large galaxies are colliding.
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G299.2-2.9: A supernova remnant in the Milky Way about 16,000 light years from Earth. Download Desktop.