Both Aurora and Norbi are co-authors of an article that appears in today’s issue of the Science magazine! The article presents the results of over six days of observation of the most massive nearby cluster of galaxies, the Coma Cluster, with the Chandra X-ray Observatory. If you are unsure what … Continue reading
WRITTEN BY: AURORA SIMIONESCU AND NORBERT WERNER You’ve probably heard that Archimedes had his “Eureka” moment when he stepped into his bathtub and realized that the water level rose. But did you know that our entire Universe, on the grandest scales, resembles the foam you play with when you are … Continue reading
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As professional astronomers and amateur photographers, we felt it was really a requirement to upload some astrophotography to this blog. Shamefully, we did not have any good photos of the Milky Way until recently, when we teamed up with a fellow photographer and went on a trip to Crater Lake, … Continue reading