Monthly Archives: October 2015

Early galaxies may have helped shape the universe

  Observations by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope have taken advantage of gravitational lensing to reveal the largest sample of the faintest and earliest known galaxies in the Universe. Some of these galaxies formed just 600 million years after the … Continue reading

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ESO’s Very Large Telescope finds hottest and most massive touching double star

ESO News Release The double star system VFTS 352 is located about 160,000 light-years away in the Tarantula Nebula. This remarkable region is the most active nursery of new stars in the nearby universe and new observations from ESO’s VLT … Continue reading

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October 2015: Monthly Membership Meeting

On Monday, October 12, at 7:30 PM, the Cuyahoga Astronomical Association will meet at the Rocky River Nature Center, 24000 Valley Pkwy, North Olmsted, OH 44070. The program is free and open to the public. The night’s speaker will be Corbin … Continue reading

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2015-2016 Frontiers of Astronomy

From the Cleveland Museum of Natural History’s website The Cleveland Museum of Natural History’s “Frontiers of Astronomy” is a free lecture series that offers those with an interest in astronomy the chance to learn about the latest research in the … Continue reading

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