Current Research Highlights
Stars and latte macchiato
F. Zaussinger, H. Spruit
A deep look at the Milky Way in hard X-rays
Roman Krivonos, Sergey Tsygankov, Mikhail Revnivtsev, Eugene Churazov, Rashid Sunyaev
Exploring the history of the Milky Way
Solving the mystery of the Sun's low lithium abundance - and its relation to extrasolar planets
Patrick Baumann, Ivan Ramirez, and Martin Asplund
Picture Credit: © NASA/JPL-Caltech/Robert Hurt
Magnetic fields in merging neutron stars
Martin Obergaulinger, Miguel Angel Aloy, Ewald Müller
What is the matter with dwarf galaxies?
Are the progenitors of Type Ia supernovae less massive than previously thought?
Iron peak elements in metal-poor stars
Polarization as a way to measure transverse gas motions in galaxy clusters
Irina Zhuravleva, Eugene Churazov, Sergey Sazonov, Rashid Sunyaev, Klaus Dolag
Imaging the surface of massive stars
The GALEX Arecibo SDSS Survey
Arecibo Observatory. Picture courtesy of the NAIC - Arecibo Observatory, a facility of the NSF.
Massive, Dense Nuclei in Young Starbursts: Progenitors of Early Type Galaxy Cusps?
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