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Image Date Title Org.
--2014--
2014 Einstein Fellows Chosen 02 Apr 14 2014 Einstein Fellows Chosen CXC
Dr. Belinda Wilkes Chosen to Lead the Chandra X-ray Center 19 Mar 14 Dr. Belinda Wilkes Chosen to Lead the Chandra X-ray Center CXC
--2013--
Young Star Suggests our Sun Was a Feisty Toddler 05 Jun 13 Young Star Suggests our Sun Was a Feisty Toddler CFA
2013 Einstein Fellows Chosen 09 Apr 13 2013 Einstein Fellows Chosen CXC
--2012--
NASA's NuSTAR Reveals Flare From Milky Way's Black Hole 24 Oct 12 NASA's NuSTAR Reveals Flare From Milky Way's Black Hole NASA
New Exhibit Connects Science From Here, There, and Everywhere 27 Aug 12 New Exhibit Connects Science From Here, There, and Everywhere CXC
2012 Einstein Fellows Chosen 02 Apr 12 2012 Einstein Fellows Chosen CXC
--2011--
NASA Unveils Website With Spectacular Solar System Images 04 May 11 NASA Unveils Website With Spectacular Solar System Images NASA Ames
2011 Einstein Fellows Chosen 29 Mar 11 2011 Einstein Fellows Chosen CXC
NASA Telescopes Help Identify Most Distant Galaxy Cluster 12 Jan 11 NASA Telescopes Help Identify Most Distant Galaxy Cluster NASA
--2010--
Massey Award Given to Harvey Tananbaum 24 Jun 10 Massey Award Given to Harvey Tananbaum CXC
2010 Einstein Fellows Chosen 26 Feb 10 2010 Einstein Fellows Chosen CXC
FETTU Wins International Year of Astronomy 2009 Prize 26 Feb 10 FETTU Wins International Year of Astronomy 2009 Prize CXC
NASA Extends Chandra Science and Operations Support Contract 04 Jan 10 NASA Extends Chandra Science and Operations Support Contract NASA
--2009--
The Universe Comes to The Nation's Capitol 13 Jul 09 The Universe Comes to The Nation's Capitol CXC
Dr. Christine Jones has been awarded the 2009 Marcel Grossman Award 15 Jun 09 Dr. Christine Jones has been awarded the 2009 Marcel Grossman Award CXC
NASA Joins "Around the World in 80 Telescopes" 02 Apr 09 NASA Joins "Around the World in 80 Telescopes" NASA
NASA Announces 2009 Astronomy and Astrophysics Fellows 25 Feb 09 NASA Announces 2009 Astronomy and Astrophysics Fellows NASA
24 Feb 09 "From Earth to the Universe" Project Launches Around Globe CXC
--2008--
NASA Unveils Cosmic Images Book in Braille for Blind Readers 15 Jan 08 NASA Unveils Cosmic Images Book in Braille for Blind Readers NASA
Chandra Featured in Next Generation of Sky in Google Earth 09 Jan 08 Chandra Featured in Next Generation of Sky in Google Earth CXC
--2007--
Pirelli Award Recognizes Chandra Podcasts 17 May 07 Pirelli Award Recognizes Chandra Podcasts CXC
--2005--
09 Sep 05 "Six Years of Science with Chandra" Symposium Open to Media CXC
Six Years Into Its Mission, NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory Continues to Achieve Scientific Firsts 23 Aug 05 Six Years Into Its Mission, NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory Continues to Achieve Scientific Firsts MSFC
Chandra X-ray Center Director Elected to National Academy of Sciences 03 May 05 Chandra X-ray Center Director Elected to National Academy of Sciences CXC
--2004--
Dark Energy, Black Holes and Exploding Stars: NASA's Chandra Observatory Marks Five Years of Scientific Achievement 12 Aug 04 Dark Energy, Black Holes and Exploding Stars: NASA's Chandra Observatory Marks Five Years of Scientific Achievement MSFC
--2003--
Distant Galaxies, Black Holes and Other Celestial Phenomena: NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory Marks Four Years of Discovery Firsts 15 Sep 03 Distant Galaxies, Black Holes and Other Celestial Phenomena: NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory Marks Four Years of Discovery Firsts MSFC
NASA Awards Chandra X-Ray Observatory Follow-On Contract 26 Aug 03 NASA Awards Chandra X-Ray Observatory Follow-On Contract NASA
X-Ray Astronomy Pioneer, Leon van Speybroeck, Dead at 67 02 Jan 03 X-Ray Astronomy Pioneer, Leon van Speybroeck, Dead at 67 CXC
--2002--
Nobel Prize In Physics Awarded To Astronomer For NASA-Funded Research 08 Oct 02 Nobel Prize In Physics Awarded To Astronomer For NASA-Funded Research NASA
Most powerful X-ray telescope marks third anniversary 29 Aug 02 Most powerful X-ray telescope marks third anniversary MSFC
NASA Extends Chandra X-ray Observatory Contract with the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory 16 Jul 02 NASA Extends Chandra X-ray Observatory Contract with the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory NASA
Chandra Telescope Designer Wins 2002 Rossi Prize 23 Jan 02 Chandra Telescope Designer Wins 2002 Rossi Prize CXC
--2001--
Closer Look Reveals Andromeda's Black Hole Not As 12 Oct 01 Closer Look Reveals Andromeda's Black Hole Not As "Cool" As Believed CXC
--2000--
Chandra X-ray Observatory team wins Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum Trophy 13 Nov 00 Chandra X-ray Observatory team wins Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum Trophy MSFC
Chandra Clinches Case for Missing Link Black Hole 12 Sep 00 Chandra Clinches Case for Missing Link Black Hole CXC
Astronomical Honeymoon Continues as X-Ray Observatory Marks First Anniversary 22 Aug 00 Astronomical Honeymoon Continues as X-Ray Observatory Marks First Anniversary NASA
NASA Chandra X-ray Observatory Selected as Editor's Choice in 2000 Discover Magazine Awards for Technological Innovation 05 Jun 00 NASA Chandra X-ray Observatory Selected as Editor's Choice in 2000 Discover Magazine Awards for Technological Innovation CXC
--1999--
Second Chandra Instrument Activated August 28 30 Aug 99 Second Chandra Instrument Activated August 28 CXC