Chandra finds what might be the youngest black hole in our galaxy
A new study out of MIT using data from the Chandra X-Ray observatory might have found the youngest black hole in our galaxy at around 26,000 years old.
Chandra finds large gas cloud enveloping local galaxies
The Chandra X-ray observatory has found a large halo of gas surrounding the Milky Way and the Magellanic cloud galaxies – and it could be part of the solution to the missing baryon problem.
Bright Superbubbles in the Large Magellanic Clouds
A new composite image has been released of a star forming region of NGC1929 in N44/Large Magellanic clouds, where formations called bright superbubbles are releasing unusual amounts of X-rays. (more…)