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Space telescopes measure speed and shape of ultra-fast quasar winds

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory Press Release

NASA’s Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array (NuSTAR) and ESA’s (European Space Agency) XMM-Newton telescope are showing that fierce winds from a supermassive black hole blow outward in all directions — a phenomenon that had been suspected, but difficult to prove until now. 842 more words


News Update 22/1/2015

  1. Country has 7 lakh AYUSH practitioners and more than 9000 manufacturers of AYUSH medicine
    1. AYUSH infrastructure at Primary Health Center or grass root level is mere 4.5 % as per NSSO…
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A New Look at the Sun

It’s too hot (or makin’ a dragon wanna retire part 2).

The photosphere of the sun (the part of the sun that is usually considered to be its surface) has a temperature of about 6,000 °C.   626 more words


NuStar Acquires Full Ownership in Linden, NJ Refined Products Terminal

Acquisition Expected To Be Immediately Accretive to 2015 Earnings;

Strengthens NuStar’s New York Harbor and East Coast Market Presence

SAN ANTONIO–Jan. 9, 2015– NuStar Energy L.P. 447 more words

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NuSTAR Presents the Sun in X-Rays

Stunning!! This photo, taken by the NuSTAR telescope and linked from the Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD) website, can’t be beat!



NuStar telescope delivers x-ray of the sun

ATLANTA, Ga. (CNN) – Take a look at the sun!

NASA’s NuStar telescope took this portrait of the sun in high-energy x-rays.

Unlike other telescopes, NuStar can look at the sun without damaging its detectors. 54 more words


NASA | Exploring the Extreme Universe with NuSTAR

The Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array, or NuSTAR, launched on June 13, 2012, and is the first telescope to focus high energy X-ray light. Compared to the previous generation of non-focusing observatories working in this energy band, this change in technology provides NuSTAR with 10x sharper images and 100x improved sensitivity. 76 more words

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