GALEX


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GALEX

Abbrev. for Galaxy Evolution Explorer.
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edu/institute/) Space Telescope Science Institute used the data collected by GALEX and software they developed at the institute to search red dwarfs to find the zones in which the flares happened.
The amplitude and the duration of the outburst are consistent with GALEX J215818.
Thus far only one old open cluster has had GALEX sources identified, the canonical cluster M67.
After identifying several candidates with GALEX and studying them further with NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory, Heckman's team cast the sharp eye of the Hubble Space Telescope on some of the nearby galaxies, which reside I billion to 2 billion light-years from Earth.
GALEX is a remarkable accomplishment," said Jeff Hayes, NASA's GALEX program executive in Washington.
The GALEX ultraviolet image shows that new massive stars do form in the trail.
The images are among the earliest products of GALEX, which is conducting the first comprehensive survey of the universe at UV wavelengths.
Still in early phases and for which Cornell students are now being recruited by Lloyd, the GALEX program measures ultraviolet activity in all the stars in the Kepler field of view -- an indicator of potential habitability for planets.
The GALEX observations, led by Cornell University, Ithaca, N.
A selection of blue objects was made from the GALEX survey Data Release 3.
Thus far only one old open clusters has had GALEX sources identified, the canaon9ical cluster M67.