Imagine the Universe!

Chandra X-ray telescope image of an exploded star, with text asking 'got calcium?'

Star Explosion in the constellation Cassiopeia A sends chemical elements flying through space.
(Image from the Chandra X-ray Observatory, in Earth orbit.)

Imagine the Universe is a service of the High Energy Astrophysics Science Archive Research Center (HEASARC), Dr. Alan Smale (Director), within the Astrophysics Science Division (ASD) at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center.

The Imagine Team
Acting Project Leader: Dr. Barbara Mattson
All material on this site has been created and updated between 1997-2012.

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