Gemini Gets Lucky and Takes a Deep Dive Into Jupiter’s Clouds

Gemini Gets Lucky and Takes a Deep Dive Into Jupiter’s Clouds

The international Gemini Observatory teams up with Hubble to support the Juno mission and bring new insights into Jovian weather noirlab2011a - Jupiter seen with Gemini’s Lucky Imaging. Release Images noirlab2011a – Whole disk NIRI ...
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Small but Mighty

Small but Mighty

NOIRLab releases best view yet of a neighboring dwarf galaxy noirlab2010a - Small but Mighty Barnard’s Galaxy, a dwarf galaxy neighboring the Milky Way, is revealed in this stunning image from the Victor M. Blanco ...
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Cosmic Tempest

Cosmic Tempest

Astronomers detect most energetic outflow from a distant quasar noirlab2009a. The image at left shows an artist’s conception of the central portion of the galaxy that hosts the quasar SDSS J135246.37+423923.5 viewed at optical wavelengths ...
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Nighttime U.S. / International Astronomy Gets New Identity

Nighttime U.S. / International Astronomy Gets New Identity

NSF’s NOIRLab brings together U.S. global nighttime optical astronomy noirlab2008a- NOIRLab Logo Release Images oir2008a - The NOIRLab logo NOIRLab’s new logo encapsulates key aspects of the organization: we are driven by enabling discoveries from ...
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Gemini Telescope Images “Minimoon” Orbiting Earth — in Color!

Gemini Telescope Images “Minimoon” Orbiting Earth — in Color!

Mysterious object could be natural or human-made, more observations needed to tell the full story International Gemini Observatory image of 2020 CD3 (center, point source) obtained with the 8-meter Gemini North telescope on Hawaii’s Maunakea ...
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Celestial Hourglass

Celestial Hourglass

Gemini South telescope captures exquisite planetary nebula oir2006a - Gemini South Captures Planetary Nebula CVMP 1Credit: The international Gemini Observatory/NSF’s National Optical-Infrared Astronomy Research Laboratory/AURA Release Images oir2006a – Gemini South Captures Planetary Nebula CVMP ...
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