Chandra News


Mission Press Releases

  • Chandra Finds a Coccon Inside the Black WIdow's Web
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Thursday, February 27, 2003
    Posted on: 2/27/2003 11:10:07 AM PDT

  • M83: X-rays Reveal Nature of Spiral Galaxy's Boisterous Activity
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Wednesday, January 22, 2003
    Posted on: 1/22/2003 8:20:26 PM PDT

  • Eta Carinae, Awash in X-rays, Might be Two Stars, Not One
    Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics - Tuesday, January 7, 2003
    Posted on: 1/7/2003 7:00:13 PM PDT

  • X-Ray Astronomy Pioneer, Leon van Speybroeck, Dead at 67
    Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics - Thursday, January 2, 2003
    Posted on: 1/2/2003 2:40:20 PM PDT

  • Keith Hefner of NASA's Marshall Center named program manager for Chandra X-ray Observatory
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Thursday, October 24, 2002
    Posted on: 10/24/2002 9:05:27 PM PDT

  • Dark Matter Reality Check: Chandra Casts Cloud on Alternative Theory
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Tuesday, October 22, 2002
    Posted on: 10/22/2002 1:32:02 PM PDT

  • Action! Revealing Movie Sheds New Light on Crab Pulsar: Space Science Update September 19
    NASA HQ - Monday, September 16, 2002
    Posted on: 9/16/2002 11:15:41 AM PDT

  • Unique propulsion system boosts Chandra's high-flying success
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Wednesday, August 21, 2002
    Posted on: 8/21/2002 11:35:40 AM PDT

  • NASA Extends Chandra X-Ray Observatory Contract with the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
    NASA HQ - Monday, July 15, 2002
    Posted on: 7/15/2002 8:26:37 PM PDT

  • High-energy Activity Heats Up the Whirlpool
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Monday, July 1, 2002
    Posted on: 7/1/2002 5:50:15 PM PDT

  • Marshall Center engineers share secrets of Chandra's darkness-dodging orbit
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Friday, May 31, 2002
    Posted on: 6/1/2002 9:14:29 AM PDT

  • Chandra Uncovers Evidence for a new Form of Matter: Space Science Update, April 10
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Friday, April 5, 2002
    Posted on: 4/6/2002 10:55:58 AM PDT

  • Twin Quasars Tango and it's No Mirage
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Wednesday, March 13, 2002
    Posted on: 3/13/2002 6:42:42 PM PDT

  • Jupiter hot spot makes trouble for theory
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Wednesday, February 27, 2002
    Posted on: 2/27/2002 7:47:42 PM PDT

  • Chandra reveals plume-like feature in Centaurus galaxy cluster
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Thursday, January 31, 2002
    Posted on: 1/31/2002 9:11:50 AM PDT

  • Chandra Telescope Designer Wins 2002 Rossi Prize
    Harvard University - Wednesday, January 23, 2002
    Posted on: 1/23/2002 10:58:35 AM PDT

  • Chandra Takes In The Bright Lights, Big City Of The Milky Way
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Wednesday, January 9, 2002
    Posted on: 1/9/2002 10:55:33 AM PDT

  • Chandra Finds Ghosts of Eruption in Galaxy Cluster
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, January 9, 2002
    Posted on: 1/9/2002 9:11:53 AM PDT

  • Chandra Places Further Limits on Nature of Dark Matter
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Monday, January 7, 2002
    Posted on: 1/7/2002 2:27:36 PM PDT

  • Explore the violent death of stars with the Chandra X-ray telescope in lecture open to registered press
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Thursday, January 3, 2002
    Posted on: 1/3/2002 9:24:57 AM PDT

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