Multiwavelength Galactic Center in 60 Seconds
This never-before-seen view of the turbulent heart of our Milky Way combines a near-infrared view from Hubble, an infrared image from Spitzer, and X-ray data from Chandra.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Multiwavelength Crab Nebula in 60 Seconds
The Crab Nebula is one of the most studied objects in the night sky. This version of the Crab Nebula combines data from three different telescopes.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Sagittarius A* in 60 Seconds
Astronomers have long known that the supermassive black hole at the center of our Milky Way galaxy is a particularly poor eater.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

NGC 1399 in 60 Seconds
Evidence from Chandra X-ray Observatory and the Magellan telescopes in Chile suggest that a star has been torn apart by an intermediate-mass black hole.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

M31 in 60 Seconds
This image of M31 represents a study of six elliptical galaxies that Chandra made to determine what causes an important type of supernova.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

ESO 137 in 60 Seconds
Two spectacular tails of X-ray emission have been seen trailing behind a galaxy known as ESO 137.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

NGC 1068 in 60 Seconds
This image shows one of the nearest and brightest galaxies to the Milky Way that contains a rapidly growing supermassive black hole known as NGC 1068.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

SDSS J1254+0846 in 60 Seconds
Two quasars have been caught in the act of merging, thanks to this new image.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

G54.1+0.3 in 60 Seconds
Data from the Chandra X-ray Observatory and the Spitzer Space Telescope were combined to create this image of the dusty remains of a collapsed star.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Abell 3376 in 60 Seconds
This composite image of the galaxy cluster Abell 3376 shows X-ray data from the Chandra X-ray Observatory and the ROSAT telescope along with an optical image from the Digitized Sky Survey and radio emission observed by the Very Large Array.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

N49 in 60 Seconds
This beautiful image shows N49, which is the aftermath of a supernova explosion in the Large Magellanic Cloud.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

M82 in 60 Seconds
We begin with a composite image of the nearby starburst galaxy M82 that contains X-rays from Chandra in blue, optical data from Hubble in green and orange, and infrared data from Spitzer in red.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

M31 Black Hole in 60 Seconds
For over a decade, astronomers have been using the Chandra X-ray Observatory to monitor the supermassive black hole in the center of Andromeda, the Milky Way's sister galaxy.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

NGC 7793 in 60 Seconds
This composite image shows the nearby galaxy NGC 7793 that contains a powerful microquasar in its outskirts.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Antennae in 60 Seconds
This beautiful new image shows two colliding galaxies as seen by NASA's Great Observatories.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

CH Cyg in 60 Seconds
Deep within this optical image lies an intriguing system known as CH Cyg. CH Cyg is a binary star system containing a white dwarf that feeds from the wind of a red giant star.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Talk: Google's Peter D. Greenberger discusses the technology giant's growing involvement in politics
Peter D. Greenberger, Google's head of industry relations, outlined how the company's political involvement fits with its broader mission
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Robert Reich: Politics and Principles
Robert Reich has served in three national administrations, most recently as Secretary of Labor under President Bill Clinton. He has authored ten books, including The Work of Nations (which has been translated into 21 languages); Locked in the Cabinet; and The Future of Success. His writings have appeared ...
Author(s): Creator not set

License information
Related content

Rights not set

Women in Politics: Applying the Lessons
What barriers face women who choose to enter political life? How can young women be inspired to consider taking an active role in political affairs? Do women bring a special or unique perspective to politics and policy-making? Join Jack Citrin of the UC Berkeley Institute of Governmental Studies and ...
Author(s): Creator not set

License information
Related content

Rights not set

Hispanics, Immigration and Politics
Nationwide, 60 percent of Hispanics supported Democratic candidates in the 2006 election, an increase of more than 10 percent from 2004. Did the Republican strategy of focusing on illegal immigration result in a loss of Hispanic support? Or were there other reasons that explain the gains made by Democrats among Hispanics? Can Democrats count on the Hispanic vote in the upcoming elections? Maria Echaveste is Lecturer in Residence at Berkeley's Boalt Hall School of Law and the cofounder of the Nu
Author(s): Creator not set

License information
Related content

Rights not set