Chandra samples galactic goulash - Astronomy Now Online


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Chandra samples galactic goulash
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Fourteen of these sources are such strong emitters of X-rays that astronomers categorize them as “ultra-luminous X-ray sources,” or ULXs. These ULXs are found embedded in regions where stars are currently forming at a rapid rate. Most likely, the ULXs ...

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