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Beyond the Brim, Sombrero Galaxy's Halo Suggests a Turbulent Past
February 20, 2020
Beyond the Brim, Sombrero Galaxy's Halo Suggests a Turbulent Past
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NASA's Webb Will Seek Atmospheres around Potentially Habitable Exoplanets
February 05, 2020
NASA's Webb Will Seek Atmospheres around Potentially Habitable Exoplanets
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NASA's Kepler Witnesses Vampire Star System Undergoing Super-Outburst
January 24, 2020
NASA's Kepler Witnesses Vampire Star System Undergoing Super-Outburst
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26 Feb 2020
Resolving the Extended Stellar Halos of Nearby Galaxies: The Future of Near-Field Cosmology

The widely accepted Lambda Cold Dark Matter paradigm faces important challenges at the scales of individual galaxies, primarily linked to the implementation of baryonic physics in cosmological...

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3 Mar 2020
Exoplanets: A Search for New Worlds

Speaker: Nestor Espinoza (Space Telescope Science Institute)

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6 Mar 2020
TESS and the Search for Rocky Planets

Speaker: David W. Latham (Harvard University)

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