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Dr. Norbert Junkes
Presse- und Öffentlichkeitsarbeit
Phone:+49 228 525-399

Max-Planck-Institut für Radioastronomie, Bonn

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Research News

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First astrophysical detection of the helium hydride ion

April 17, 2019
The GREAT Instrument aboard SOFIA traces a very special molecule [more]
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Astronomers Capture First Image of a Black Hole

April 10, 2019
MPIfR and IRAM contribute to groundbreaking observations of the gargantuan black hole at the heart of distant galaxy Messier 87 [more]
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(Re)solving the jet/cocoon riddle of a gravitational wave event

February 21, 2019
A global network of radio telescopes exposes the aftermath of a violent merger of neutron stars [more]
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Hundreds of Thousands of New Galaxies

February 19, 2019
Astronomers publish new sky map detecting a vast number of previously unknown galaxies [more]
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Lifting the veil on the black hole at the heart of our Galaxy

January 21, 2019
ALMA and the Global mm-VLBI Array team up and provide first scientific results [more]
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Weighing planets and asteroids

October 22, 2018
Pulsar observations enable mass estimates for Ceres and other solar system objects [more]
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Impact of a stellar intruder on our solar system

August 09, 2018
Computer models of a fly-by show amazing resemblance to outer solar system features [more]
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26AlF – the first detection of a radioactive molecule in space

July 30, 2018
Tracing a rare molecular species in the remnant of an ancient stellar explosion [more]
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The Rosetta stone of active galactic nuclei deciphered

June 21, 2018
A radio jet of a supermassive black hole has been investigated in so far unprecedented detail [more]
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A New Experiment to Understand Dark Matter

June 14, 2018
Do we have to change our view on how Dark Matter interacts with standard matter? [more]
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APEX takes a glimpse into the heart of darkness

May 24, 2018
A global array of telescopes, including APEX, reveals the finest details so far on event horizon scales in the centre of our Galaxy [more]
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Ancient Galaxy Megamergers

April 25, 2018
ALMA and APEX discover massive conglomerations of forming galaxies in the early Universe [more]
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Can we tell black holes apart?

April 16, 2018
The current ability to test theories of gravity with black hole shadows [more]
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Deep inside Perseus A

April 03, 2018
A telescope larger than the Earth makes a sharp image of the formation of black hole jets in the core of a radio galaxy [more]
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High-resolution View into the Infrared Universe

March 05, 2018
First Light of the MATISSE Interferometer at ESO’s Very Large Telescope in Chile [more]
 
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