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General Dynamics to Deliver Antennas for Largest, Most Powerful Radio Telescope in Southern Hemisphere

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ESO Telescopes Find Most Stellar Heavyweights Don’t Live Alone

New research using data from European Southern Observatory telescopes, including the Very Large Telescope, has revealed that the hottest and brightest stars, known as O stars, are often found in close pairs. Many of these binaries transfer mass from one star to another, a kind of stellar vampirism depicted in this artist's impression. read more

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Hubble, Swift Detect First-Ever Changes in an Exoplanet Atmosphere