The Beautiful Universe: Chandra in HD

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High definition views of Chandra's exciting science

Where do most of the elements essential for life on Earth come from? The answer: inside the furnaces of stars and the explosions that mark the end of some stars lives.
An intriguing source has been discovered in the nearby Andromeda galaxy using data from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory and ground-based optical telescopes.
An intriguing source has been discovered in the nearby Andromeda galaxy using data from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory and ground-based optical telescopes.
An intriguing source has been discovered in the nearby Andromeda galaxy using data from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory and ground-based optical telescopes.
An intriguing source has been discovered in the nearby Andromeda galaxy using data from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory and ground-based optical telescopes.
A new study using Chandra and XMM-Newton data reveals that the auroras at Jupiter’s poles behave independently.
A new study using Chandra and XMM-Newton data reveals that the auroras at Jupiter's poles behave independently.
A new study using Chandra and XMM-Newton data reveals that the auroras at Jupiter's poles behave independently.
A new study using Chandra and XMM-Newton data reveals that the auroras at Jupiter's poles behave independently.
A Tour of GW170817 Oct. 16, 2017
Astronomers have used NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory to make the first X-ray detection of a gravitational wave source.
A Tour of GW170817 Oct. 16, 2017
Astronomers have used NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory to make the first X-ray detection of a gravitational wave source.
A Tour of GW170817 Oct. 16, 2017
Astronomers have used NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory to make the first X-ray detection of a gravitational wave source.
Astronomers have found evidence for five dual supermassive black holes in the centers of galaxies, each containing millions of times the mass of the Sun.
Astronomers have found evidence for five dual supermassive black holes in the centers of galaxies, each containing millions of times the mass of the Sun.
Astronomers have found five new supermassive black holes in the centers of galaxies.
Astronomers have found evidence for five dual supermassive black holes in the centers of galaxies, each containing millions of times the mass of the Sun.
A Tour of V745 SCO Sept. 19, 2017
For decades, astronomers have known about irregular outbursts from the double star system V745 Sco, which is located about 25,000 light years from Earth.
A Tour of V745 SCO Sept. 19, 2017
For decades, astronomers have known about irregular outbursts from the double star system V745 Sco, which is located about 25,000 light years from Earth.
A Tour of V745 SCO Sept. 19, 2017
For decades, astronomers have known about irregular outbursts from the double star system V745 Sco, which is located about 25,000 light years from Earth.
A Quick Look at V745 SCO Sept. 19, 2017
An orbiting red giant and white dwarf star system located about 25,000 light years from Earth.