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How Much Does the Milky Way Weigh? Mar 14, 2019 559
The Fastest Stars ESCAPING the Galaxy: Exploding white dwarfs can hurl their companions away at record speed, dooming them to roam intergalactic space for all eternity. Croswell, Ken Dec 1, 2018 2151
In Search of: Extragalactic Globulars. Gottlieb, Steve Nov 1, 2018 3433
Harvest the Stars. Wedel, Mathew Column Oct 1, 2018 344
Do Supermassive Black Holes Wander the Milky Way? Carlisle, Camille M. Aug 1, 2018 328
Dwarf Galaxy Evicted Milky Way Stars. Young, Monica Brief article Jun 1, 2018 236
Dark Energy Survey Releases Three-Year Data. Schilling, Govert Brief article May 1, 2018 256
Milky Way may be made with swapped gas. Carlisle, Camille M. Brief article Nov 1, 2017 308
Is the milky way in a void? Young, Monica Oct 1, 2017 352
The origin of the Milky Way's mysterious gamma rays. Young, Monica Oct 1, 2017 980
Void "repels" milky way's galaxy group. Carlisle, Camille M. May 1, 2017 371
Milky Way mass still contentious. Young, Monica Brief article May 1, 2017 163
April 1967. Sinnott, Roger W. Brief article Apr 1, 2017 155
Spirit of our Galaxy's past. Young, Monica Apr 1, 2017 4275
The milky way's dark companions: as the search for our galaxy's satellites accelerates, so-called ultra-faint dwarf galaxies may help answer fundamental questions about the universe. Bechtol, Keith Mar 1, 2017 2766
Wandering the winter milky way: grab your binoculars and head outdoors for this seasonal sky tour. Wedel, Mathew Mar 1, 2017 2301
Cloud punches hole in our galaxy. Carlisle, Camille M. Brief article Jan 1, 2017 253
Milky Way: Halo weight. Young, Monica Brief article Sep 1, 2016 134
Shoreless seas, stars uncounted: this month we finish our fantastical float down the Milky Way. Schaaf, Fred Sep 1, 2016 672
Summertide sailing: search for treasure as you navigate the Milky Way river. Schaaf, Fred Aug 1, 2016 642
Scutum's gems: part the misty vapors of the Milky Way to find these glorious objects. French, Sue Aug 1, 2016 1525
Atlas reveals where light pollution masks Milky Way. Sumner, Thomas Brief article Jul 9, 2016 218
Sailing a starry river: take a journey down the summer Milky Way. Schaaf, Fred Column Jul 1, 2016 644
Giant cloud's gas native to our galaxy. Carlisle, Camille M. Jun 1, 2016 340
Galaxies hide behind the Milky Way. Carlisle, Camille M. Brief article Jun 1, 2016 319
Galactic hit-and-run. Hall, Shannon Brief article May 1, 2016 294
Spotting "twins" of Eta Carinae. Carlisle, Camille M. May 1, 2016 346
Magnetic fields near the event horizon. Carlisle, Camille M. Apr 1, 2016 437
Milky Way: young stars in an old bulge. Young, Monica Brief article Mar 1, 2016 292
Isles of light: let the colorful stars of Gemini brighten your journey along the Milky Way. French, Sue Mar 1, 2016 1506
Galactoseismology \guh-LAC-to-siz-MAHL-ah-je\n. Grant, Andrew Brief article Feb 20, 2016 273
Red giants map how Milky Way grew: mass of 70,000 stars reveals older center, younger outskirts. Grant, Andrew Feb 6, 2016 410
Into the heart of the Milky Way: when astronomers tuned in to watch our galaxy's supermassive black hole feed, they found more (and less) than they expected. Haggard, Daryl; Bower, Geoffrey C. Feb 1, 2016 3330
Binocular holiday: take a guided tour of the Milky Way's top attractions. Wedel, Mathew Dec 1, 2015 2444
Mysterious X-rays spotted in Milky Way. Young, Monica Brief article Aug 1, 2015 297
Milky way has ripples. Carlisle, Camille M. Brief article Jul 1, 2015 172
Stars have out-of-plane experience. Young, Monica Brief article Jul 1, 2015 145
Small Sagittarius star cloud: the Sagittarius Milky Way is host to dark nebulae and open clusters. French, Sue Jul 1, 2015 1438
Source of puzzling cosmic signals found--in the kitchen. Crockett, Christopher Brief article May 16, 2015 220
A trio of puppis clusters. Seronik, Gary Brief article Mar 1, 2015 269
Star charts for winter. Brief article Jan 1, 2015 318
Battle of the titans: the Milky Way vs. Andromeda: the Milky Way and Andromeda galaxies vie for Local Croup supremacy. Rich, Michael Oct 1, 2014 3182
Darkness and light: Cygnus is replete with wonders, both bright and dark. French, Sue Oct 1, 2014 1615
Ancient Kapteyn's worlds. Hall, Shannon Brief article Sep 1, 2014 293
The bird of the starry way: Cygnus is a source of endlessly varied delight. Schaaf, Fred Sep 1, 2014 622
A teaspoon of sky sugar. Seronik, Gary Brief article Aug 1, 2014 302
August: Milky Way County: visit the magical land where the Milky Way reigns supreme. Schaaf, Fred Aug 1, 2014 598
Where glows the Milky Way: Sagittarius is the mother lode of star clusters and nebulae. French, Sue Aug 1, 2014 1533
Spotted in the Milky Way? Hall, Shannon Jul 1, 2014 422
Light shed on galaxy's far side: 'variable stars' could help map Milky Way's dark matter. Crockett, Christopher Jun 14, 2014 633
Milky Way's magnetic field mapped. Crockett, Christopher Brief article Jun 14, 2014 140
Ringside Seat At The Cutting Edge Of Science. Jun 12, 2014 1468
Between spring & summer: the stars in and north of Libra are faint but fascinating. Schaaf, Fred Jun 1, 2014 618
Evidence for warping in outer disc of Milky Way galaxy. Brief article Jun 1, 2014 114
Milky way hugs self with four arms. Beatty, J. Kelly Brief article Apr 1, 2014 195
Mystery in the Milky Way: two gigantic bubbles ejected from our galaxy's center launched astronomers on a decade-long odyssey. Carlisle, Camille M. Apr 1, 2014 1828
Find an exoplanet. Mar 1, 2014 2483
Observing the Milky Way, Part III Perseus to Puppis & Beyond: the winter Milky Way is faint and vague, but it's adorned with some of the finest clusters and nebulae in the sky. Crossen, Craig Feb 1, 2014 3383
Gems of the night: star-rich Perseus swarms with fascinating clusters and asterisms. French, Sue Statistical table Feb 1, 2014 1542
Milky Way's central beast starves itself. Carlisle, Camille M. Dec 1, 2013 331
Source found for Magellanic Stream. Young, Monica Dec 1, 2013 356
Milky Way home to billions of potentially habitable planets. Grant, Andrew Brief article Nov 30, 2013 231
RAG project tracks Milky Way hydrogen emission. Hyde, Paul Brief article Oct 1, 2013 241
Scutum to Cassiopeia: the autumn Milky Way is rich in nearby clusters and nebulae. Crossen, Craig Oct 1, 2013 3383
Milky Way Galaxy grows a branch. Carlisle, Camille M. Brief article Sep 1, 2013 107
From the Milky Way to the moon: September sports a famous full moon and the last great views of our galaxy's hub. Schaaf, Fred Sep 1, 2013 595
Exoplanets everywhere: a leading researcher answers the most pressing questions about our galaxy's enormous population of planets. Seager, Sara Aug 1, 2013 4046
Millimeter-wavelength. Young, Monica Brief article Jul 1, 2013 104
Observing the milky way, part I: Sagittarius & Scorpius. Crossen, Craig Jul 1, 2013 2294
About the image & its photographer. Jul 1, 2013 651
75, 50 & 25 years ago. Sinnott, Roger W. May 1, 2013 394
Milky Way: First 'Bone' of Galactic Skeleton Identified as 'Nessie'. Brief article Jan 9, 2013 301
Superfast star orbits galaxy center: close encounter with black hole can test general relativity. Drake, Nadia Nov 3, 2012 368
The great galactic travelers: new observations suggest that the Magellanic Clouds--for decades considered satellites of the Milky Way--have taken an unexpected path. Zimmerman, Robert Oct 1, 2012 2495
At home in the universe: astronomers lay bare the Milky Way's biggest secrets. Witze, Alexandra Jun 16, 2012 2673
Planets common as stars in galaxy: analysis suggests milky way contains 100 billion planets. Drake, Nadia Feb 25, 2012 398
Summer: the richest part of the Milky Way is on display now. Jan 1, 2012 821
August: riches of the summer Milky Way: to people living in light-polluted cities and towns, the unspoiled wilderness sky is a revelation. Jan 1, 2012 564
Chilean Imaging odyssey: expand your views with a trip to the southern skies of Chile. Brasch, Klaus Oct 1, 2011 1088
The (-est). Carlisle, Camille M. Brief article Sep 10, 2011 109
Blue stragglers in the galactic bulge. Brief article Sep 1, 2011 266
The Milky Way's new arm pieces. Brief article Sep 1, 2011 257
August 1986. Sinnott, Roger W. Brief article Aug 1, 2011 159
Strolling the Milky Way: take your time exploring the summer sky. Schaaf, Fred Aug 1, 2011 590
Mad for the night: the butterfly cluster floats in an amazing deep-sky field. French, Sue Jul 1, 2011 1514
Milky way blackouts. Robinson, Leif J. Brief article Jun 1, 2011 148
The Milky Way's giant gamma-ray bubbles. Brief article Feb 1, 2011 262
Summer: the Milky Way arches high in the summer sky. Jan 1, 2011 832
February: dark and sparkling nights: the winter Milky Way, rich with star clusters, arches straight overhead. Jan 1, 2011 510
Gold dust: bright star clusters and dark clouds pepper the section of the Milky Way that lies southwest of the galactic center. French, Sue Aug 1, 2010 1532
A star to stir up comets. Brief article Jul 1, 2010 243
Fate of the galaxy: for Milky Way, past is prologue. Docksai, Rick Brief article Jan 1, 2010 219
Walking the galactic line: most of our galaxy's splendors are strung out along its equator. (Northern Hemisphere's Sky). Schaaf, Fred Oct 1, 2009 648
Binocular highlight: Milky Way messiers. Seronik, Gary Sep 1, 2009 495
The (-est). Brief article Aug 29, 2009 109
River of light: the gleam of our galaxy ripples down the summer sky. Schaaf, Fred Aug 1, 2009 558
Highway in the heavens: do you see the summer Milky Way as a river or a bridge? Schaaf, Fred Jul 1, 2009 578
Magical things: planetary nebulae sprinkled along the Milky Way beckon observers outside on warm summer evenings. French, Sue Jul 1, 2009 1493
Herald of the summer Milky Way: the Serpent Bearer is marching up into the evening sky, trailing a wealth of stars and clusters. Flanders, Tony Jun 1, 2009 2338
The milky way doubles its mass. Brief article Apr 1, 2009 119
Core of the galaxy in high-res. Cowen, Ron Brief article Jan 31, 2009 127
Milky Way's central monster weighed anew. Brief article Dec 1, 2008 172
Star-studded holes. Brief article Dec 1, 2008 155
Milky way remapped. Peretsman, Natalie Brief article Sep 15, 2008 114
The Milky Way remapped. Brief article Sep 1, 2008 249
The most recent Milky Way Supernova. Brief article Sep 1, 2008 176
Stars unnumbered: explore the clusters and nebulae of eastern Ophiuchus. French, Sue Aug 1, 2008 1157
Astronomers remap Milky Way: two spiral arms not so bright, new observations show. Cowen, Ron Brief article Jun 21, 2008 239
How to hunt for supernova fossils in the Milky Way: echoes of ancient star explosions are awaiting discovery--possibly by you! Welch, Douglas L. Jun 1, 2008 2998
Trying to touch the stars: a surreal landscape enhances the celestial scene above Chile's Atacama Desert. Brunier, Serge Jun 1, 2008 578
The Coalsack nebula. Dalrymple, Les Jun 1, 2007 489
Milky way black hole has a snack: the central black hole gobbled a Mercury-mass blob some 60 years ago. Naeye, Robert Apr 1, 2007 385
Clustered along the Milky Way: April's Milky Way is filled with clusters. Bryant, Greg Apr 1, 2007 703
From a galaxy far, far away ... MacRobert, Alan Brief article Apr 1, 2007 121
A bundle of wonders in Puppis: bunched in one spot is a collection of visual gems for telescopes of all sizes. Dalrymple, Les Table Mar 1, 2007 1375
16 new transiting planet candidates: in one fell swoop the Hubble Space Telescope may have doubled the number of known transiting exoplanets. Putney, Margaret Jan 1, 2007 348
May: on clear may evenings the Milky Way does us a favor: it rests at our feet, allowing us to gaze upward into the great cosmic abyss beyond. Hewitt-White, Ken Jan 1, 2007 1743
Four new Milky Way satellites. Naeye, Robert Dec 1, 2006 339
The great Milky Way Andromeda collision: in several billion years our home galaxy will collide with its nearest large neighbor, generating a spectacle unmatched in our corner of the universe. Dubinski, John Oct 1, 2006 2755
Too much deuterium? A chemical mystery in the Milky Way. Cowen, Ron Sep 9, 2006 802
Enlightened: dark matter spotted after cosmic crash. Jaffe, E. Aug 26, 2006 499
New hidden Milky Way satellites. Coffey, Valerie C. Aug 1, 2006 514
Battle of the galaxies: Milky Way vs. Andromeda. Aug 1, 2006 347
The backbone of the night: you don't have to travel far to see the summer sky's greatest astronomical object. Schaaf, Fred Aug 1, 2006 819
Snake Wrangler: the Milky Way in Ophiuchus and Serpens provides a rich bounty of deep-sky treasures. French, Sue Aug 1, 2006 1475
A globular cluster's sky. MacRobert, Alan Brief article Aug 1, 2006 201
How the milky way got its tilt. MacRobert, Alan Jul 1, 2006 446
Unraveling the mystery of the Milky Way's giant dust clouds: a California astrophotographer stumbles upon an immense but little-known dust complex that pervades our home galaxy. Mandel, Steve Column Jul 1, 2006 1589
Galactic de Gustibus: Milky Way's snacks shed light on dark matter and galaxy growth. Cowen, Ron Jul 1, 2006 741
Magnetic thrust: fields force matter into black holes. Jaffe, E. Jun 24, 2006 467
Fly me to the cross: the Milky Way gets top billing in June's evening sky. Bryant, Greg Editorial Jun 1, 2006 702
Milky Way roundup: astronomers have made a flurry of new discoveries about our home galaxy. Johnston, Lisa R.; Naeye, Robert May 1, 2006 748
Spirits of the air: here's why observing sprites is a blast. O'Meara, Stephen James May 1, 2006 792
Uncertain census. Roth Joshua Brief article May 1, 2006 230
Galactic cannibalism. Brief Article Feb 4, 2006 273
Summer Triangle at summer's end: the northern Milky Way crosses the zenith as summer turns to autumn. Schaaf, Fred Jan 1, 2006 613
E. E. Barnard's Milky Way: this is the centennial year of a photographic expedition that began with a nine-mile hike up Mount Wilson and ended with a new understanding of our galaxy. Sheehan, William Dec 1, 2005 2918
Wrong-way stars. Fienberg, Richard Tresch Brief Article Dec 1, 2005 254
Cygnus sampler--Part II: Autumn evenings beckon deep-sky observers with a wonderland of sights spread along the northern Milky Way. French, Sue Nov 1, 2005 1676
Echoes of a black hole's feisty past. Roth, Joshua Sep 1, 2005 391
Meet the milky way's newfound neighbors: astronomers are learning that our galaxy's environs are more crowded than once thought. Naeye, Robert Jul 1, 2005 778
One super star cluster. MacRobert, Alan Jul 1, 2005 401
A star flung out of the Milky Way. Brief article May 1, 2005 230
Explosive tales: a modern look at two old supernovas. Cowen, Ron Cover Story Dec 11, 2004 2230
Smoking supernovae dusty galaxies. Eales, Stephen Aug 1, 2004 3088
The archer and the harp. Schaaf, Fred Aug 1, 2004 621
Two newly found space molecules. Brief Article Jul 24, 2004 206
Alien stars pass close to home. Brief Article Dec 13, 2003 223
Mystery in the middle: a stellar riddle turns up at the Milky Way's core. Cowen, Ron Jun 21, 2003 2013
Star Wars Satellite Spies Galactic Wind. Roth, Joshua Jun 1, 2003 288
Ring around the Milky Way. Apr 1, 2003 708
A trip to the galactic center. Tanner, Angelle Apr 1, 2003 2231
Milky Way's last major merger: new clues about galaxy formation thicken the plot. Cowen, Ron Dec 14, 2002 1575
Milky Way black hole gets real. (Astronomy). Brief Article Nov 9, 2002 264
A new population shows up in the Milky Way. (Cloudy Findings). Cowen, R. Oct 26, 2002 541
A tidally shredded globular cluster. Chandler, David L. Sep 1, 2002 416
Milky Way dines on its neighbors. (Moveable Feast). Cowen, R. Brief Article Jul 27, 2002 512
Chandra unveils the Milky Way's center. Chandler, David L. Apr 1, 2002 562
The Milky Way's middle: getting a clear view. (Cover Story). Cowen, Ron Feb 23, 2002 2276
Milky Way galaxy: cloaked in a hot shroud? (Science News of the week). Cowen, R. Brief Article Jan 12, 2002 568
Milky Way's black hole: case closed. MacRobert, Alan Jan 1, 2002 528
New alcohol added to space-stuff catalog. Gorman, J. Brief Article Oct 13, 2001 390
Galaxy's Black Hole: X Rays Mark Spot. Cowen, R. Brief Article Sep 8, 2001 662
Star streams from lost Milky Way companions. MacRobert, Alan May 1, 2001 718
The Milky Way and M31: battle of the heavyweights. Brief Article Oct 1, 2000 294
Nailing the LMC. Brief Article Sep 1, 2000 648
Into the Heart of the Milky Way : Summer evenings offer the best views of the center of our home galaxy. Schaaf, Fred Brief Article Aug 1, 2000 684
Sugarcoated news arrives from space. Gorman, J. Brief Article Jun 24, 2000 384
A Baby Cluster in Our Backyard. Brief Article Jun 1, 2000 493
The Far Ultraviolet Unveiled. Brief Article Jun 1, 2000 488
White Dwarfs Hiding in the Halo? Brief Article May 1, 2000 343
Holes Dark and Lonely. Brief Article May 1, 2000 512
Milky Way feasts on its neighbors. Cowen, R. Brief Article Apr 22, 2000 701
Milky Way gets a new layer. R.C. Brief Article Feb 5, 2000 554
A Naked-Eye Nova in Aquila. Brief Article Feb 1, 2000 314
Taking Stock of a Southern Starburst. Brief Article Feb 1, 2000 302
White Dwarfs in the Milky Way's Outer Halo. Brief Article Jan 1, 2000 309
Another Sign of the Milky Way's Bar. Brief Article Jan 1, 2000 177
The Milky Way's Attic. Reynolds Freeman, Jay Statistical Data Included Jan 1, 2000 1318
Star streams reveal galaxy's dining habits. Cowen, R. Brief Article Nov 13, 1999 655
There's No Place Like Home. di Cicco, Dennis Nov 1, 1999 1188
A Merger-Mad Galaxy Gathering. Brief Article Nov 1, 1999 236
Have Milky Way MACHOs Been Found? Cowen R. Brief Article Sep 18, 1999 645
A Star-Hop in the Scutum Milky Way: Using this map with a backyard telescope, you can navigate to deep-sky sights you might have thought were beyond reach. MacRobert, Alan M. Sep 1, 1999 2863
Lanterns along the sun's way. Schaaf, Fred Aug 1, 1998 652
Our galaxy's nearest neighbor. Jayawardhana, Ray May 1, 1998 1612
Where are the MACHOs? Apr 1, 1998 558
Hipparcos finds hint of star streams. Cowen, R. Brief Article Feb 28, 1998 463
Megastar! Chang, Maria L. Brief Article Dec 8, 1997 1546
Gamma-ray glow bathes Milky Way. Perkins, Sid Brief Article Nov 8, 1997 303
The wheel of the Milky Way. Schaaf, Fred Aug 1, 1997 647
The rise of the summer Milky Way. Schaaf, Fred Jun 1, 1997 1791
Milky Way's heart gushes antimatter. Cowen, Ron May 3, 1997 571
Younger stars and an older bigger cosmos. Cowen, Ron Feb 15, 1997 609
Enigmatic gas clouds may fuel Milky Way. Cowen, Ron Jan 25, 1997 673
Gamma-ray bursts become a repeating puzzle. Cowen, Ron Dec 21, 1996 626
The fabric of the Cygnus Milky Way. Schaaf, Fred Oct 1, 1996 2296
The evolution of our galaxy. Binney, James Mar 1, 1995 3728
Meet the Milky Way. Trimble, Virginia; Parker, Samantha Jan 1, 1995 4257
The Milky Way. Asimov, Isaac Reference Source Jan 1, 1994 180
Galaxy. Asimov, Isaac Reference Source Jan 1, 1994 192
Galaxy. Asimov, Isaac Reference Source Jan 1, 1994 241
Milky Way structure. Asimov, Isaac Reference Source Jan 1, 1994 147
A star-hop in the Cepheus Milky Way. MacRobert, Alan M. Oct 1, 1993 1418
Slithering through the galactic center. Sep 1, 1993 151
Large-scale motions: now you see them .... May 1, 1993 370
Limning full sky in a gamma-ray glow. Brief Article Apr 24, 1993 205
New evidence of Milky Way black hole. Cowen, Ron Brief Article Jan 23, 1993 234
Magnetic activity: a flare for research. Cowen, Ron Jul 25, 1992 672
A cometary globule shows its true color. Cowen, Ron Apr 11, 1992 526
New evidence for black holes in the Milky Way. Cowen, Ron Feb 15, 1992 858
ROSAT revelations: satellite provides a new view of the X-ray and ultraviolet universe. Cowen, Ron Cover Story Jun 29, 1991 2789
Starlight spotlights galaxy's slow start. Cowen, Ron May 18, 1991 663
... And in our Milky Way. Cowen, Ron Feb 2, 1991 234
COBE maps the interstellar medium. Cowen, Ron Jan 19, 1991 287
Spotting the Milky Way's enigmatic center. Peterson, Ivars Nov 17, 1990 382
Radio blobs at the Milky Way's center. Peterson, Ivars Jun 23, 1990 355
Mapping new features of Milky Way's bulge. Cowen, Ron Jun 2, 1990 364
Out-of-this-world view of the Milky Way. Peterson, I. Apr 28, 1990 422
The COBE universe: portrait at 300,000. Peterson, I. Apr 21, 1990 492
Turning the galaxy's heart to a watermelon. Cowen, R. Jan 13, 1990 574
The Milky Way's third population. Mar 11, 1989 338
Missing by more than a mile. Peterson, Ivars Jan 21, 1989 305
Carrying fuel into the galactic center. Peterson, Ivars Jan 14, 1989 440
Star motions may alter view of galaxy. Thomsen, Dietrick E. Aug 1, 1987 641
Galactic center affects solar system. Jun 20, 1987 177
News from the center of our galaxy. Thomsen, Dietrick E. Jan 10, 1987 365
A star is born in the Milky Way. Kleist, Trina Jul 26, 1986 404

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