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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Confirming Einstein’s Most Fortunate Thought

June 10, 2020
Radio Astronomers use a Dance of Three Exotic Stars to Test the Universality of Free Fall [more]
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Something is Lurking in the Heart of Quasar 3C 279

April 07, 2020
First Event Horizon Telescope Images of a Black-Hole Powered Jet [more]
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Globular cluster billowing in the Galactic wind

March 02, 2020
Investigation of pulsars in 47 Tuc provides constraints on the magnetic field in the halo of the Milky Way [more]
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Fast rotating white dwarf drags its space-time in a cosmic dance

January 30, 2020
How astronomers used Einstein’s theory of general relativity to estimate the rotation of a white dwarf in a binary star system [more]
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A Repeating Fast Radio Burst from a Spiral Galaxy

January 06, 2020
Localisation of a new, recurring source of radio flashes deepens the mystery of their origins [more]
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Giant magnetic ropes in the outskirts of a spiral galaxy

November 26, 2019
First detection of regular magnetic field reversals in the halo of NGC 4631 [more]
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Neutrino produced in a cosmic collider far away

October 02, 2019
Link between IceCube neutrino event and distant radio galaxy resolved [more]
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Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics to be awarded to the Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration

September 05, 2019
The award recognizes the first image of a black hole with an Earth-sized alliance of telescopes [more]
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Pulsar emission map thanks to Einstein

September 05, 2019
Radio emission from a neutron star’s magnetic pole revealed by general relativity [more]
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A peek at the birth of the universe

July 24, 2019
Study on new radio telescope in South Africa [more]
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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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