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NASA missions help investigate an 'old faithful' active galaxy

Space Daily Thursday, 14 January 2021 ()
NASA missions help investigate an 'old faithful' active galaxyGreenbelt MD (SPX) Jan 13, 2021

During a typical year, over a million people visit Yellowstone National Park, where the Old Faithful geyser regularly blasts a jet of boiling water high in the air. Now, an international team of astronomers has discovered a cosmic equivalent, a distant galaxy that erupts roughly every 114 days. Using data from facilities including NASA's Neil Gehrels Swift Observatory and Transiting Exopla
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News video: Here’s Why the Mysterious ‘Old Faithful’ Galaxy Is Flaring Every 114 Days

Here’s Why the Mysterious ‘Old Faithful’ Galaxy Is Flaring Every 114 Days 01:12

It’s a mystery that has baffled scientists since 2014.

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