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Litho/Handouts



Centaurus A
Centaurus A
2015
Dimensions: 8.5x11"
This galaxy, at a distance of about 12 million light years from Earth, contains a gargantuan jet blasting away from a central supermassive black hole. (single-page, double-sided, full color)
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G292.0+1.8
G292.0+1.8
2015
Dimensions: 8.5x11"
This image from the Chandra X-ray Observatory is easily the deepest X-ray image ever obtained of this supernova remnant. (single-page, double-sided, full color)
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OpenFits
OpenFits
2015
Dimensions: 8.5x11"
With a basic understanding of astronomical data and image processing software, you can create your own astronomy images from FITS files. (1 page, 2-sided, full color)
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Chandra X-ray Observatory
Chandra X-ray Observatory
2015
Dimensions: 8.5x11"
NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory is a telescope specially designed to detect X-ray emission from very hot regions of the Universe such as exploded stars, clusters of galaxies, and matter around black holes. (4 pages, 2-sided, full color)
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Infographics/Posters



From the Earth to the Heavens Poster - Long strip
From the Earth to the Heavens Poster - Long strip
2010
Dimensions: 12" x 45"
There are patterns of beauty across Earth and throughout the Universe. This poster invites you to compare aerial photographs of our planet taken by Yann Arthus-Bertrand to X-ray images of the cosmos taken by NASAs Chandra X-ray Observatory. We hope these pairings provide an intriguing new way to view the striking visual patterns made by these very different objects.
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 Neutron Stars Infographic
Neutron Stars Infographic
2015
Dimensions: 14" x 35.5"
Despite the fact a neutron star is only about 13 miles (20km) in diameter it is about 1.5 times more massive than the sun.
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Supernova Infographic
Supernova Infographic
2015
Dimensions: 11" x 20"
Every 50 years or so, a massive star in our galaxy blows itself apart in a supernova explosion
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Chandra Infographic
Chandra Infographic
2015
Dimensions: 14" x 27.5"
Fun Facts About Chandra X-ray Observatory
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Chandra Science By Topic - Solar System
Chandra Science By Topic - Solar System
2015
Dimensions: 18X12"
Chandra is providing new insight and uncovering new mysteries about object s of all sizes throughout our Solar System. (1 page, full color)
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Chandra Science By Topic - Galaxy Clusters
Chandra Science By Topic - Galaxy Clusters
2015
Dimensions: 18X12"
These colossal structures contain three main components: hundreds or even thousands of individual galaxies, large amounts of dark matter, and enormous reservoirs of hot gas. Chandra has allowed astronomers to better understand these cosmic giants. (1 page, full color)
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Chandra Science By Topic - Galaxies
Chandra Science By Topic - Galaxies
2015
Dimensions: 18X12"
Within these galaxies are black holes, neutron stars, and bubbles of hot gas that reveal themselves in X-rays. Astronomers use Chandra to study galactic behavior and phenomena. (1 page, full color)
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Chandra Science By Topic - Exoplanets
Chandra Science By Topic - Exoplanets
2015
Dimensions: 18X12"
X-ray observations from Chandra can detect exopl anets passing in front of their parent stars, and help contribute to the growing knowledge of these exotic worlds. (1 page, full color)
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Chandra Science By Topic - Black Holes
Chandra Science By Topic - Black Holes
2015
Dimensions: 18X12"
Using Chandra, astronomers have learned a great deal about black holes and how they influen ce their environments. (1 page, full color)
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Here, There, Everywhere poster
Here, There, Everywhere poster
2013
Dimensions: 45" x 14"
The physical processes of our natural world are on constant display. They shape our surroundings on scales large and small. Across the Universe, Nature does the same.
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Constellation Poster: M101
Constellation Poster: M101
2009
Dimensions: 24" x 18" x 0" "
This series of posters (4 of 6) represents some of the most dramatic images made by combining data from the best of modern telescopes.
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Constellation Poster: Bullet Cluster
Constellation Poster: Bullet Cluster
2009
Dimensions: 24" x 18" x 0" "
This series of posters (6 of 6) represents some of the most dramatic images made by combining data from the best of modern telescopes.
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