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Celebrating 50 Years of X-ray Astronomy

Celebrating 50 Years of X-ray Astronomy

We talked with five scientists, just a few of the voices that comprise the many people who make X-ray astronomy possible. Their views of the past, present and future of the field provide a perspective on just how far the field has come in its half century of existence.
Gamma-Ray Burst Afterglow 10th Anniversary

Gamma-Ray Burst Afterglow 10th Anniversary

On Feb 28, 1997, the Italian-Dutch satellite BeppoSax detected the first afterglow of a gamma-ray burst.
Celebrating 50 Years of X-ray Astronomy

Celebrating 50 Years of X-ray Astronomy
Gamma-Ray Burst Afterglow 10th Anniversary

Gamma-Ray Burst Afterglow 10th Anniversary
Happy 10th Anniversary Imagine the Universe!

Happy 10th Anniversary Imagine the Universe!
The 40th Anniversary of X-ray Astronomy

The 40th Anniversary of X-ray Astronomy
The Earth - in Gamma-Rays!

The Earth - in Gamma-Rays!
Cassiopeia A

Cassiopeia A
The Milky Way Galaxy

The Milky Way Galaxy
The Cygnus Loop

The Cygnus Loop
The Coma Cluster

The Coma Cluster




 

A service of the High Energy Astrophysics Science Archive Research Center (HEASARC), Dr. Alan Smale (Director), within the Astrophysics Science Division (ASD) at NASA/GSFC

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