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Three of Discover Magazine's "10 Weirdest Objects in the Universe" involve Chandra. Sounds about right!
http://discovermagazine.com/…/…/weirdest-objects-in-universe
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Chandra Flashback of the Day – HD 189733: NASA's Chandra Sees Eclipsing Planet in X-rays for First Time
http://chandra.si.edu/photo/2013/hd189733/
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What a view!
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This is one of my favorite astronomy facts! Learn more about neutron stars right here: http://chandra.si.edu/xray_sources/neutron_stars.html

What's your favorite astronomy fact?
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For some more perspective, while this object would weigh in at roughly 10^10 Kg, the Moon is of the order 10^23 Kg. But it probably would still have a noticeable tidal effect if it were placed in low earth orbit.
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Perfect advice from Jack Kerouac. 

More about him and NGC 281 right here: http://chandra.si.edu/resources/illustrations/pins/ngc281_pin.html
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the universe collapses and is reborn, that the big bang theory falls in the rubble.
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Chandra Flashback of the Day – 3 Quasars: NASA's Chandra Suggests Black Holes Gorging at Excessive Rates
http://chandra.si.edu/photo/2015/3quasars/
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Lunch with the Stars! Exploring the Third Dimension of Cassiopeia A, for lunch time reading: http://chandra.si.edu/photo/2013/casa/
Information about the Chandra X-ray Observatory, which was launched on July 23, 1999, its mission and goals, and the people who built it.
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LIGHT: Beyond the Bulb – Image of the Day!
Noctilucent Clouds 
These are the highest clouds on Earth, forming on tiny crystals of water ice and dust particles near the edge of space some 50 miles above our planet's surface.
http://lightexhibit.org/bio_image59.html

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Noctilucent clouds, or "night clouds," are some of the strangest cloud formations you may see. These clouds are normally too faint to be seen by the human eye-unless illuminated by sunlight from below the horizon while the lower layers of the Earth's atmosphere are in Earth's shadow.
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Chandra Flashback of the Day – HD 189733: NASA's Chandra Sees Eclipsing Planet in X-rays for First Time
http://chandra.si.edu/photo/2013/hd189733/
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Hola amigos de la nasa.muchas gracias por todo lo que publican están interesante.todos sus publicaciones.gracias feliz noche..
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Space Scoop: The Teeny Tiny Planet Destroyer 
Astronomers have recently discovered evidence that a planet may have been destroyed in our very own Galaxy.

Related Links: http://chandra.harvard.edu/photo/2015/ngc6388/kids.html

More Chandra Podcasts: http://chandra.harvard.edu/resources/podcasts/sd.html
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Cygnus X-1 is a so-called stellar-mass black hole, a class of black holes that comes from the collapse of a massive star. Get to know more about this interesting object: http://chandra.si.edu/photo/2011/cygx1/

And learn more about black holes right here: http://chandra.si.edu/xray_sources/blackholes.html
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Chandra Flashback of the Day – 3 Quasars: NASA's Chandra Suggests Black Holes Gorging at Excessive Rates
http://chandra.si.edu/photo/2015/3quasars/
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I call them element collectors.
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Get to know our very own Milky Way galaxy just a bit better. A larger version (#15): http://chandra.si.edu/resources/illustrations/infographics.html
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Thank you for information
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