Chandra News


Mission Press Releases

  • Chandra Sees Remarkable Outburst from Old Black Hole
    NASA HQ - Monday, April 30, 2012
    Posted on: 4/30/2012 6:12:37 PM PDT

  • Discovery of the Musket Ball Cluster
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Thursday, April 12, 2012
    Posted on: 4/12/2012 4:33:32 PM PDT

  • A Star Explodes & Turns Inside Out
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Thursday, March 29, 2012
    Posted on: 3/29/2012 5:37:04 PM PDT

  • NASA's Chandra Finds Milky Way's Black Hole Grazing on Asteroids
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, February 8, 2012
    Posted on: 2/8/2012 7:41:10 PM PDT

  • Hubble Pinpoints Largest Protocluster of Galaxies Ever Seen
    Space Telescope Science Institute - Tuesday, January 10, 2012
    Posted on: 1/10/2012 7:57:10 PM PDT

  • NASA's Chandra Finds Largest Galaxy Cluster in Early Universe
    National Space Development Agency of Japan - Tuesday, January 10, 2012
    Posted on: 1/10/2012 7:56:18 PM PDT

  • SOFIA Peers Into the Heart of the Orion Nebula
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, December 20, 2011
    Posted on: 12/20/2011 5:54:27 PM PDT

  • Celestial Bauble Intrigues Astronomers
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, December 20, 2011
    Posted on: 12/20/2011 5:53:56 PM PDT

  • NASA's Chandra adds to black hole birth announcement
    NASA HQ - Thursday, November 17, 2011
    Posted on: 11/18/2011 5:31:44 AM PDT

  • NASA'S Chandra Finds Nearest Pair Of Supermassive Black Holes
    - Wednesday, August 31, 2011
    Posted on: 8/31/2011 7:05:31 PM PDT

  • A Pulsar and Its Mysterious Tail
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Saturday, August 20, 2011
    Posted on: 8/21/2011 1:57:12 AM PDT

  • NASA's Chandra Observatory Images Gas Flowing Toward Black Hole
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, July 27, 2011
    Posted on: 7/27/2011 6:43:46 PM PDT

  • A Pulsar and Its Mysterious Tail
    NASA HQ - Thursday, July 14, 2011
    Posted on: 7/14/2011 2:49:58 PM PDT

  • X-Ray Telescope Finds New Voracious Black Holes in Early Universe
    University of Michigan - Wednesday, June 15, 2011
    Posted on: 6/15/2011 10:18:46 PM PDT

  • NASA's Chandra Finds Massive Black Holes Common In Early Universe
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Wednesday, June 15, 2011
    Posted on: 6/15/2011 9:39:38 PM PDT

  • Nearby galaxy boasts 2 monster black holes, both active
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Friday, June 10, 2011
    Posted on: 6/10/2011 8:55:18 PM PDT

  • NASA'S Chandra Finds New Evidence on Origin of Supernovas
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, April 26, 2011
    Posted on: 4/27/2011 5:07:33 AM PDT

  • Chandra Observes Extraordinary Event
    NASA HQ - Monday, April 11, 2011
    Posted on: 4/11/2011 5:59:28 PM PDT

  • Exploding Stars & Stripes in Tycho's Supernova
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Thursday, March 24, 2011
    Posted on: 3/24/2011 5:57:01 PM PDT

  • Chandra Image: Einstein's Theory Fights Off Challengers
    NASA HQ - Thursday, March 24, 2011
    Posted on: 3/24/2011 1:38:03 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Chandra Digest: Mergers and Star Formation
    Marshall Space Flight Center - April 23, 2002
    Posted on: 4/23/2002 8:05:43 PM PDT

  • Chandra Digest (Apr 10): New Form of Matter?
    Marshall Space Flight Center - April 10, 2002
    Posted on: 4/10/2002 10:17:06 PM PDT

  • Chandra Digest (Apr 4): Coma Cluster
    Marshall Space Flight Center - April 4, 2002
    Posted on: 4/5/2002 7:20:28 AM PDT

  • Chandra Digest 29 Mar 2002: Distant Quasars
    Marshall Space Flight Center - March 29, 2002
    Posted on: 3/29/2002 6:07:53 PM PDT

  • Chandra Digest (Mar 13): Twin Quasars
    Marshall Space Flight Center - March 13, 2002
    Posted on: 3/13/2002 6:51:46 PM PDT

  • Chandra Digest (Feb 27): Jupiter
    Marshall Space Flight Center - February 27, 2002
    Posted on: 2/27/2002 7:17:08 PM PDT

  • Chandra Digest (Feb 7): PKS 1127-45
    Marshall Space Flight Center - February 7, 2002
    Posted on: 2/7/2002 3:32:04 PM PDT

  • Chandra Operations CXO Status Report 1 Feb 2002
    Marshall Space Flight Center - February 1, 2002
    Posted on: 2/2/2002 4:01:56 PM PDT

  • Chandra Digest (Jan 29): Centaurus Cluster
    Marshall Space Flight Center - January 29, 2002
    Posted on: 1/29/2002 7:12:30 PM PDT

  • Chandra Operations CXO Status Report Friday 1/25/02 10.00am EST
    Marshall Space Flight Center - January 25, 2002
    Posted on: 1/26/2002 9:57:42 AM PDT

  • Chandra Operations CXO Status Report Friday 1/18/02
    Marshall Space Flight Center - January 18, 2002
    Posted on: 1/23/2002 8:39:32 AM PDT

  • CBD: NASA: Chandra X-ray Observatory (CX0) Research Program Cycle 4
    Goddard Space Flight Center - January 11, 2002
    Posted on: 1/11/2002 8:02:32 PM PDT

  • Chandra Digest (Jan 9) AAS Update
    Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics - January 9, 2002
    Posted on: 1/9/2002 10:10:44 PM PDT

  • Operations CXO Status Report 4 Jan 2002
    Marshall Space Flight Center - January 4, 2002
    Posted on: 1/9/2002 10:56:31 AM PDT

  • Chandra Digest 29 Oct 2001
    Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics - October 29, 2001
    Posted on: 10/29/2001 3:40:58 PM PDT

  • Chandra Digest 28 Sep 2001
    Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics - September 28, 2001
    Posted on: 9/28/2001 7:18:29 PM PDT